We will have near-record highs today before the cold front moves through. Friday’s high is expected to hit 104 with isolated thunderstorms developing this afternoon.
A 60 percent chance of rain for Friday night with scattered showers and thunderstorms. A few storms may be severe. The low is expected to be 61.
The record high for Sept. 7 is 105 in 1947 while the all-time low was 51 from only a year ago. Average high is 89 and low is 66.
Much cooler for Saturday with a high of 84 and partly cloudy skies.
Here is our five-day forecast for LeFlore County.:
Today: Isolated Thunderstorms, High: 104 F, Low: 61 F
Tomorrow: Partly Cloudy, High: 84 F, Low: 53 F
Sunday: Sunny, High: 89 F, Low: 56 F
Monday: Sunny, High: 91 F, Low: 59 F
Tuesday: Sunny, High: 93 F, Low: 63 F