Central U.S. Severe Storms and Heavy Rain; Western Fire Weather Threats

A strong system will produce a swath of impacts. Severe storms with large hail, damaging winds, and a couple of tornadoes will be possible in the south and central Plains. Heavy rain could cause flash flooding in the Mid Mississippi Valley. Mountain snow will develop in the Rockies. Critical fire weather threats are expected across northern California and the Southwest. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Altus, Altus/Quartz Mountain Regional Airport (KAXS)

Lat: 34.7° N Lon: 99.34° W Elev: 1434 ft.

Fair and Breezy

93°F

34°C

Humidity 29%
Wind Speed S 24 G 35 mph
Barometer 29.64 in
Dewpoint 57°F (14°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index91°F (33°C)
Last update 8 May 3:15 pm CDT
Detailed forecast for

Jackson County

Tonight
Partly cloudy with isolated thunderstorms early in the evening, then mostly clear in the late evening and overnight. Lows in the upper 50s. South winds 20 to 25 mph shifting to the northwest 10 to 20 mph after midnight. Chance of thunderstorms 20 percent.
Sunday
Sunny. Not as warm. Highs around 80. Northeast winds 15 to 20 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy. A slight chance of rain showers after midnight. Cooler. Lows in the upper 40s. Northeast winds 10 to 20 mph. Chance of showers 20 percent.
Monday
Partly cloudy. Cooler. Highs in the mid 60s. Northeast winds around 15 mph.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy with a chance of rain showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 40s. Northeast winds 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation 40 percent.
Tuesday
Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain showers. Highs in the lower 60s. Chance of showers 50 percent.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy with a slight chance of rain showers. Lows in the upper 40s. Chance of showers 20 percent.
Wednesday
Mostly cloudy with a slight chance of rain showers. Highs in the mid 60s. Chance of showers 20 percent.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 40s.
Thursday
Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 70s.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 50s.
Friday
Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 80s.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy with a chance of thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s. Chance of thunderstorms 30 percent.
Saturday
Partly cloudy with a slight chance of thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 80s. Chance of thunderstorms 20 percent.



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201 PM CDT Sat May 8 2021
 
 

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