Severe Storms and Flash Flooding in the Southern Plains

A slow moving storm system is expected to produce a multi-day heavy rainfall and flash flooding event across much of the Central to Southern Plains and Lower Mississippi Valley regions. Severe weather may produce large hail and high winds, but also a threat of tornadoes, across Texas and spreading on Wednesday into the Lower Mississippi, Tennessee and Ohio Valleys. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Poteau, Robert S Kerr Airport (KRKR)

Lat: 35.02°NLon: 94.62°WElev: 453ft.

Fair

64°F

18°C

Humidity NA
Wind Speed E 6 mph
Barometer 29.99 in
Dewpoint N/A
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 24 May 12:55 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Poteau/Robert S. Kerr Airport OK

  • Overnight

    Overnight: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 4am.  Cloudy, with a low around 60. East wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 60 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm.  High near 73. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Showers

    High: 73 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Low around 63. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    Showers

    Low: 63 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Cloudy, with a high near 74. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 74 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 52 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 73. West wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 73 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 55. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 55 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 82. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph in the morning.

    Sunny

    High: 82 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 61. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 61 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 4am. Cloudy, with a low around 60. East wind around 5 mph.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm. High near 73. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Tuesday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Low around 63. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Wednesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a high near 74. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 73. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 55. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 82. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph in the morning.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 61. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph after midnight.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 87. South wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 68. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 87. South wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 68. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Memorial Day
Sunny, with a high near 87. South wind 10 to 15 mph.
Click Map For Forecast
Point Forecast:
Poteau/Robert S. Kerr Airport OK
 35.02°N 94.62°W
12:57 am CDT May 24, 2022
1am CDT May 24, 2022-6pm CDT May 30, 2022
 
Get as KML Get as XML

Additional Resources

Radar & Satellite Image

Link to Local Radar Data Link to Satellite Data

Hourly Weather Forecast

National Digital Forecast Database