Heavy Rain In The Plains; Poor Air Quality Out West

A slow moving weather system in the central U.S. will bring locally heavy rain to much of the Plains this weekend. Isolated flash flooding is possible in this area. Meanwhile, smoke from ongoing wildfires will continue to cause poor air quality across much of the interior West, although fire weather conditions are generally improving in this region. Read More >

Current conditions at

Poteau, Robert S Kerr Airport (KRKR)

Lat: 35.02°NLon: 94.62°WElev: 453ft.

Overcast

70°F

21°C

Humidity NA
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.01 in
Dewpoint N/A
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 18 Aug 5:15 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Poteau OK

Flood Warning until August 18, 01:00pm
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Flood Warning
  •  
    Flood Warning until August 18, 01:00pm

    NOW until
    1:00pm Sat

    Flood Warning

  • Overnight

    Overnight: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. Calm wind.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 71 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7am, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. Calm wind becoming north around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 90 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 75. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Mostly Clear
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 75 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 85. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 85 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 72 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 86. Light southwest wind becoming west 5 to 10 mph in the morning.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 86 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 67. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 67 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 85. Northwest wind around 5 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 85 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. Calm wind.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7am, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. Calm wind becoming north around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 75. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Sunday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 85. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Sunday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 86. Light southwest wind becoming west 5 to 10 mph in the morning.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 67. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 85. Northwest wind around 5 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 65. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. Calm wind becoming north around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 64. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 65. Southeast wind around 5 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 87. Southeast wind around 5 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Poteau OK
 35.04°N 94.62°W
4:57 am CDT Aug 18, 2018
5am CDT Aug 18, 2018-6pm CDT Aug 24, 2018
 
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