First Alert 7 Forecast: chilly tonight then tracking rain for Saturday

First Alert 7 Forecast: chilly tonight then tracking rain for Saturday

LAWTON, OK (TNN) - A weekend storm system will lead to a washout for Saturday.

Clear and cold tonight with temperatures in the low 50s by 9PM and lows in the mid to upper 30s. A frost advisory is in effect for Kiowa, Greer, Beckham, and Washita counties. Sunshine then increasing clouds tomorrow with highs in the low to mid 60s. East winds 10-15 mph. Cloudy but dry tomorrow evening then a chance of storms near and after midnight. Storms will first move into north Texas then spread north into Saturday morning. There is a marginal risk for a few severe storms producing quarter size hail and gusty winds, mainly south of the Red River.

Expect periods of rain on Saturday, heavy at times. A few wet snowflakes could mix in across northwestern Texoma. Rain totals 3/4″ to 1.5″ likely by Saturday night. Showers will end between midnight and 3AM Sunday morning and skies will become sunny by Sunday afternoon. Lows in the upper 30s and highs in the 60s.

Much warmer and turning windy Monday and Tuesday. Highs back to around 80 with lows in the mid 40s Monday morning and 50s Tuesday morning. Another cold front will bring a chance for a few showers and storms Wednesday. Temperatures will then cool down into the 60s on Thursday.

Have a great evening!

~ First Alert 7 Chief Meteorologist Matt DiPirro

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