Severe Storms and Flash Flooding in the Midwest: Critical Fire Weather Threats in the West

Strong to severe storms with damaging winds, large hail, and locally heavy rain will be possible from the Central Plains to the Mid-South and the Great Lakes as a cold front moves eastward. An organized area of thunderstorms may produce a greater severe threat, including a derecho with winds up to 100 mph across parts of Iowa, Illinois, and southern Wisconsin. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

McAlester, McAlester Regional Airport (KMLC)

Lat: 34.88°NLon: 95.78°WElev: 768ft.

Fair

95°F

35°C

Humidity 44%
Wind Speed S 8 mph
Barometer 29.94 in (1012.7 mb)
Dewpoint 70°F (21°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index101°F (38°C)
Last update 10 Aug 4:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

7 Miles S Redden OK

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 76. South southeast wind 6 to 9 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 76 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 97. Heat index values as high as 102. South wind 6 to 11 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 97 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 75. Southeast wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 75 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 97. Heat index values as high as 106. South wind around 6 mph.

    Hot

    High: 97 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 76. South southeast wind 3 to 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 76 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 97.

    Hot

    High: 97 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 76.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 76 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 97.

    Hot

    High: 97 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 76.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 76 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 76. South southeast wind 6 to 9 mph.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 97. Heat index values as high as 102. South wind 6 to 11 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 75. Southeast wind 3 to 6 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 97. Heat index values as high as 106. South wind around 6 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 76. South southeast wind 3 to 5 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 97.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 76.
Friday
Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 97.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 76.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 95.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 74.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 95.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 72.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 92.
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Point Forecast:
7 Miles S Redden OK
 34.41°N 95.85°W
2:01 pm CDT Aug 10, 2020
5pm CDT Aug 10, 2020-6pm CDT Aug 17, 2020
 
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