Severe Storms and Flash Flood Threat in the Lower Mississippi River Valley

Scattered severe thunderstorms are expected from parts of central/east Texas into the lower Mississippi Valley and Mid-South. Large hail, damaging wind gusts, and a couple of tornadoes all appear possible. Heavy rain from storms will also result in a threat of flash flooding. Critical fire weather conditions will exist in Northern California and New Mexico. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Poteau, Robert S Kerr Airport (KRKR)

Lat: 35.02° N Lon: 94.62° W Elev: 453 ft.

Overcast

61°F

16°C

Humidity NA
Wind Speed N 13 G 20 mph
Barometer 29.91 in
Dewpoint NA
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 9 May 2:35 pm CDT
Detailed forecast for

Le Flore County

Rest Of Today
Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms late in the morning, then partly cloudy in the afternoon. Highs in the mid 70s. Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to around 30 mph.
Tonight
Partly cloudy. A 20 percent chance of rain showers late tonight. Lows in the upper 40s. Northeast winds 10 to 15 mph.
Monday
Mostly cloudy with chance of rain showers and slight chance of thunderstorms in the morning, then partly cloudy with chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Cooler. Highs in the mid 60s. Northeast winds around 10 mph with gusts to around 25 mph. Chance of precipitation 40 percent.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 50s. East winds around 10 mph with gusts to around 25 mph.
Tuesday
Rain showers likely and slight chance of thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 60s. East winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to around 30 mph. Chance of precipitation 60 percent.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening, then chance of rain showers and slight chance of thunderstorms after midnight. Lows in the lower 50s. Chance of precipitation 50 percent.
Wednesday
Partly cloudy. A 20 percent chance of rain showers in the morning. Highs in the lower 60s.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 40s.
Thursday
Mostly sunny. Highs around 70.
Thursday Night
Clear. Lows in the upper 40s.
Friday
Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 70s.
Friday Night
Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 50s.
Saturday
Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 70s.



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1051 AM CDT Sun May 9 2021
 
 

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