Active Weather Pattern Expected From the Midwest to the Southern Plains; Dangerous Heat Likely in Southern Texas

A strong storm system will bring numerous to widespread severe thunderstorms across portions of the Midwest and Upper Great Lakes Tuesday. Tornadoes (a few strong), damaging winds and large hail are expected. Record high temperatures will be possible over southern Texas the next several days. This may lead to dangerous heat concerns especially for areas already without power. 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.

Partly Cloudy

81°F

27°C

Humidity 39%
Wind Speed W 12 mph
Barometer 29.71 in
Dewpoint 54°F (12°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index81°F (27°C)
Last update 21 May 9:15 am CDT
Detailed forecast for

Jackson County

Today
Sunny. Highs in the mid 90s. West winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts up to 25 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 60s. South winds around 10 mph, becoming southeast with gusts up to 25 mph after midnight.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny with isolated showers and thunderstorms. Cooler with highs in the lower 80s. Northeast winds 15 to 20 mph with gusts up to 30 mph. Chance of rain 20 percent.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear in the evening, then becoming partly cloudy. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 60s. East winds 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 20 percent.
Thursday
Mostly sunny. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms in the morning, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs in the lower 90s. Southeast winds 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 40 percent.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 60s.
Friday
Sunny. Highs in the mid 90s.
Friday Night
Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 60s.
Saturday
Sunny. Highs in the upper 90s.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 60s.
Sunday
Sunny. Highs in the mid 90s.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 60s.
Memorial Day
Sunny. Highs in the mid 90s.



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301 AM CDT Tue May 21 2024
 
 

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