Massive Heat Wave; Severe Storms and Heavy Rain

A massive heat wave is consuming much of the Midwest into the Southern tier of the U.S. with hazy, hot and humid conditions. These dangerous conditions will likely persist through Thursday as widespread excessive heat warnings and heat advisories are in effect. North and east of the heat and area of high pressure, thunderstorms with damaging and severe winds, large hail and heavy rain are likely. Read More >

Current conditions at

Poteau, Robert S Kerr Airport (KRKR)

Lat: 35.02°NLon: 94.62°WElev: 453ft.

Fair

97°F

36°C

Humidity NA
Wind Speed S 9 mph
Barometer 29.87 in
Dewpoint N/A
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 5 Jul 7:15 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles WSW Heavener OK

Heat Advisory July 6, 01:00pm until July 6, 08:00pm
Heat Advisory July 7, 01:00pm until July 7, 08:00pm
Heat Advisory until July 5, 08:00pm
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Heat Advisory
Heat Advisory
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    Heat Advisory until July 5, 08:00pm

    NOW until
    8:00pm Tue

    Heat Advisory

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Clear, with a low around 72. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 72 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 100. Heat index values as high as 105. South wind around 5 mph.

    Hot

    High: 100 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Clear, with a low around 73. South wind around 5 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 73 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 101. Heat index values as high as 106. South wind around 5 mph.

    Hot

    High: 101 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Clear, with a low around 74. South wind around 5 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 74 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 102. Southwest wind around 5 mph.

    Hot

    High: 102 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Mostly clear, with a low around 75. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Mostly Clear
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 75 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm.  Sunny and hot, with a high near 100. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 100 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Clear, with a low around 72. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 100. Heat index values as high as 105. South wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday Night
Clear, with a low around 73. South wind around 5 mph.
Thursday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 101. Heat index values as high as 106. South wind around 5 mph.
Thursday Night
Clear, with a low around 74. South wind around 5 mph.
Friday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 102. Southwest wind around 5 mph.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Mostly clear, with a low around 75. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Sunny and hot, with a high near 100. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 73. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 99. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 74. Southeast wind around 5 mph.
Monday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 101. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly clear, with a low around 75. Southeast wind around 5 mph.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 100. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles WSW Heavener OK
 34.87°N 94.67°W
6:55 pm CDT Jul 5, 2022
7pm CDT Jul 5, 2022-6pm CDT Jul 12, 2022
 
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