Severe Thunderstorms Likely Across the Ozarks and Lower Ohio Valley

Severe thunderstorms capable of producing damaging wind gusts, large hail, and a few tornadoes, are likely to develop this afternoon from parts of the lower Ohio Valley into the southern Plains. An Enhanced Risk (Level 3 of 5) outlook has been issued. Further north, widespread rain showers are expected across portions of the Great Lakes and Northeast U.S. Read More >

Current conditions at

Poteau, Robert S Kerr Airport (KRKR)

Lat: 35.02°NLon: 94.62°WElev: 453ft.

Partly Cloudy

27°C

81°F

Humidity NA
Wind Speed S 11 km/h
Barometer 29.87 in
Dewpoint N/A
Visibility 16 km
Last update 18 Apr 4:15 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles WSW Heavener OK

Severe T-storm Watch until April 18, 11:00pm
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Severe T-storm Watch
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    Severe T-storm Watch until April 18, 11:00pm

    NOW until
    11:00pm Thu

    Severe T-storm Watch

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could be severe.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 29. West wind around 20 km/h, with gusts as high as 30 km/h.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    High: 29 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm. Some of the storms could be severe.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 10. North wind 15 to 20 km/h, with gusts as high as 30 km/h.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 10 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 21. Northeast wind 10 to 15 km/h.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 21 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1am.  Cloudy, with a low around 9. East wind 10 to 15 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 9 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Cloudy, with a high near 14. Northeast wind 15 to 20 km/h, with gusts as high as 30 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 14 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Cloudy, with a low around 7. North wind 10 to 15 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 7 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 18. North wind around 15 km/h.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 18 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 4. North wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming southeast after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 4 °C

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could be severe. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 29. West wind around 20 km/h, with gusts as high as 30 km/h.
Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm. Some of the storms could be severe. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 10. North wind 15 to 20 km/h, with gusts as high as 30 km/h.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 21. Northeast wind 10 to 15 km/h.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 9. East wind 10 to 15 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Saturday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a high near 14. Northeast wind 15 to 20 km/h, with gusts as high as 30 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Saturday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 7. North wind 10 to 15 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 18. North wind around 15 km/h.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 4. North wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming southeast after midnight.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 22. South wind 10 to 15 km/h increasing to 15 to 20 km/h in the afternoon.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 9. South wind 15 to 20 km/h.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 24. Southwest wind 15 to 20 km/h.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 12. South wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming northeast after midnight.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 23. East wind around 15 km/h.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles WSW Heavener OK
 34.87°N 94.67°W
3:50 pm CDT Apr 18, 2024
4pm CDT Apr 18, 2024-6pm CDT Apr 24, 2024
 
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