Severe Storms Possible in the South; Southwest Critical Fire Weather Threats

Severe storms with large to very large hail, damaging winds, a couple of tornadoes, and heavy rain that could cause flash flooding may develop across the eastern South Plains to the Deep South. Dry, gusty winds in the Southwest will keep fire weather threats critical. Elevated fire weather threats also in portions of the East. Cool and snowy in the Northern Tier states and West mountains. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Poteau, Robert S Kerr Airport (KRKR)

Lat: 35.02°NLon: 94.62°WElev: 453ft.

Overcast

57°F

14°C

Humidity NA
Wind Speed N 3 mph
Barometer 29.97 in
Dewpoint N/A
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 23 Apr 10:15 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Poteau/Robert S. Kerr Airport OK

  • Today

    Today: A slight chance of showers before 1pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 1pm and 4pm, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 4pm.  High near 66. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Showers

    High: 66 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could be severe.  Low around 53. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable  after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 53 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 7am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 69. Light and variable wind becoming northwest 10 to 15 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 69 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 46. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 46 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 77. Light southeast wind becoming south 5 to 10 mph in the morning.

    Sunny

    High: 77 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 57. South wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 57 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. South wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 83 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 64 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 79 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A slight chance of showers before 1pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 1pm and 4pm, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 4pm. High near 66. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could be severe. Low around 53. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Saturday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 7am. Partly sunny, with a high near 69. Light and variable wind becoming northwest 10 to 15 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 46. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 77. Light southeast wind becoming south 5 to 10 mph in the morning.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 57. South wind around 5 mph.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. South wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Tuesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73. South wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. West wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 69. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Poteau/Robert S. Kerr Airport OK
 35.02°N 94.62°W
9:55 am CDT Apr 23, 2021
10am CDT Apr 23, 2021-6pm CDT Apr 29, 2021
 
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