Blizzard Conditions Over the Sierra Nevada Mountains; Critical Fire Weather in the High Plains

A strong winter storm across the west is currently producing heavy mountain snow, strong/high winds, and heavy low elevation rain to parts of the Pacific Northwest, Great Basin, California and the northern/central Rockies. Impacts are expected to continue through Sunday. Across the High Plains, strong winds and dry air will support Critical to Elevated fire weather conditions through the weekend. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Poteau, Robert S Kerr Airport (KRKR)

Lat: 35.02°NLon: 94.62°WElev: 453ft.

Fair

39°F

4°C

Humidity NA
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.01 in
Dewpoint N/A
Visibility 7.00 mi
Last update 2 Mar 6:55 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Poteau/Robert S. Kerr Airport OK

  • Today

    Today: Patchy fog before 8am.  Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 77. South wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Patchy Fog
    then Sunny

    High: 77 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 55. South wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 55 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 80. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 80 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 60. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 60 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 76. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 76 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northeast after midnight.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 55 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 76. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 76 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 49. East wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 49 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 75. East wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 75 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Patchy fog before 8am. Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 77. South wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 55. South wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 80. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 60. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 76. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Monday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northeast after midnight.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 76. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 49. East wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 75. East wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers, mainly after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. East wind around 10 mph.
Thursday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 68. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Thursday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. Southeast wind around 10 mph becoming west after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 66. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Poteau/Robert S. Kerr Airport OK
 35.02°N 94.62°W
6:50 am CST Mar 2, 2024
7am CST Mar 2, 2024-6pm CST Mar 8, 2024
 
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