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Childress, TX

TXZ021>044-232200-
/O.CON.KLUB.FW.A.0006.180224T1600Z-180225T0000Z/
Parmer-Castro-Swisher-Briscoe-Hall-Childress-Bailey-Lamb-Hale-
Floyd-Motley-Cottle-Cochran-Hockley-Lubbock-Crosby-Dickens-King-
Yoakum-Terry-Lynn-Garza-Kent-Stonewall-
403 AM CST Fri Feb 23 2018

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY MORNING
THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON FOR 20 FOOT WINDS IN EXCESS OF 20
MPH...RELATIVE HUMIDITY OF 15 PERCENT OR LESS...AND HIGH FIRE
DANGER...FOR THE EXTREME SOUTHERN TEXAS PANHANDLE...THE SOUTH
PLAINS...AND THE ROLLING PLAINS...

* Wind...Southwest at 20 to 30 mph at the 20 foot level.

* Humidity...10 to 15 percent.

* Fuels...Critically Dry.

* Impacts...Any fires that develop can spread rapidly. Outdoor
burning is discouraged.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Fire Weather Watch means that critical fire weather conditions
are forecast to occur. Monitor later forecasts and possible Red
Flag Warnings.

&&

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Cottle, TX

TXZ021>044-232200-
/O.CON.KLUB.FW.A.0006.180224T1600Z-180225T0000Z/
Parmer-Castro-Swisher-Briscoe-Hall-Childress-Bailey-Lamb-Hale-
Floyd-Motley-Cottle-Cochran-Hockley-Lubbock-Crosby-Dickens-King-
Yoakum-Terry-Lynn-Garza-Kent-Stonewall-
403 AM CST Fri Feb 23 2018

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY MORNING
THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON FOR 20 FOOT WINDS IN EXCESS OF 20
MPH...RELATIVE HUMIDITY OF 15 PERCENT OR LESS...AND HIGH FIRE
DANGER...FOR THE EXTREME SOUTHERN TEXAS PANHANDLE...THE SOUTH
PLAINS...AND THE ROLLING PLAINS...

* Wind...Southwest at 20 to 30 mph at the 20 foot level.

* Humidity...10 to 15 percent.

* Fuels...Critically Dry.

* Impacts...Any fires that develop can spread rapidly. Outdoor
burning is discouraged.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Fire Weather Watch means that critical fire weather conditions
are forecast to occur. Monitor later forecasts and possible Red
Flag Warnings.

&&

$$

King, TX

TXZ021>044-232200-
/O.CON.KLUB.FW.A.0006.180224T1600Z-180225T0000Z/
Parmer-Castro-Swisher-Briscoe-Hall-Childress-Bailey-Lamb-Hale-
Floyd-Motley-Cottle-Cochran-Hockley-Lubbock-Crosby-Dickens-King-
Yoakum-Terry-Lynn-Garza-Kent-Stonewall-
403 AM CST Fri Feb 23 2018

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY MORNING
THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON FOR 20 FOOT WINDS IN EXCESS OF 20
MPH...RELATIVE HUMIDITY OF 15 PERCENT OR LESS...AND HIGH FIRE
DANGER...FOR THE EXTREME SOUTHERN TEXAS PANHANDLE...THE SOUTH
PLAINS...AND THE ROLLING PLAINS...

* Wind...Southwest at 20 to 30 mph at the 20 foot level.

* Humidity...10 to 15 percent.

* Fuels...Critically Dry.

* Impacts...Any fires that develop can spread rapidly. Outdoor
burning is discouraged.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Fire Weather Watch means that critical fire weather conditions
are forecast to occur. Monitor later forecasts and possible Red
Flag Warnings.

&&

$$

flood
Clay, TX

OKZ032-041-042-045-046-TXZ090-240600-
/O.EXA.KOUN.FA.A.0002.000000T0000Z-180225T0000Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
Hughes-Murray-Pontotoc-Jefferson-Carter-Clay-
Including the cities of Holdenville, Wetumka, Sulphur, Davis,
Ada, Waurika, Ringling, Ryan, Ardmore, and Henrietta
955 AM CST Fri Feb 23 2018

...FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON...

The National Weather Service in Norman has expanded the

* Flood Watch for flash flooding...flooding of creeks and
rivers...and flooding of low lying areas to include portions
of Oklahoma and northern Texas, including the following areas,
in Oklahoma, Carter, Hughes, Jefferson, Murray, and Pontotoc.
In northern Texas, Clay.

* Through Saturday afternoon

* Periods of moderate to heavy rain are likely.

* Additional rainfall totals of one to three inches, locally
higher amounts possible.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on
current forecasts.

You should monitor later forecasts and be alert for possible
Flood Warnings. Those living in areas prone to flooding should be
prepared to take action should flooding develop.

&&

$$

Jefferson, OK

OKZ032-041-042-045-046-TXZ090-240600-
/O.EXA.KOUN.FA.A.0002.000000T0000Z-180225T0000Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
Hughes-Murray-Pontotoc-Jefferson-Carter-Clay-
Including the cities of Holdenville, Wetumka, Sulphur, Davis,
Ada, Waurika, Ringling, Ryan, Ardmore, and Henrietta
955 AM CST Fri Feb 23 2018

...FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON...

The National Weather Service in Norman has expanded the

* Flood Watch for flash flooding...flooding of creeks and
rivers...and flooding of low lying areas to include portions
of Oklahoma and northern Texas, including the following areas,
in Oklahoma, Carter, Hughes, Jefferson, Murray, and Pontotoc.
In northern Texas, Clay.

* Through Saturday afternoon

* Periods of moderate to heavy rain are likely.

* Additional rainfall totals of one to three inches, locally
higher amounts possible.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on
current forecasts.

You should monitor later forecasts and be alert for possible
Flood Warnings. Those living in areas prone to flooding should be
prepared to take action should flooding develop.

&&

$$

Montague, TX

TXZ091>095-101>107-116>123-130>134-240430-
/O.CON.KFWD.FA.A.0002.000000T0000Z-180224T1800Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
Montague-Cooke-Grayson-Fannin-Lamar-Jack-Wise-Denton-Collin-Hunt-
Delta-Hopkins-Palo Pinto-Parker-Tarrant-Dallas-Rockwall-Kaufman-
Van Zandt-Rains-Erath-Hood-Somervell-Johnson-Ellis-
Including the cities of Bowie, Nocona, Gainesville, Sherman,
Denison, Bonham, Paris, Jacksboro, Decatur, Bridgeport,
Carrollton, Denton, Lewisville, Flower Mound, Plano, McKinney,
Allen, Frisco, Greenville, Commerce, Cooper, Sulphur Springs,
Mineral Wells, Weatherford, Briar, Fort Worth, Arlington, Dallas,
Rockwall, Heath, Terrell, Kaufman, Forney, Canton, Grand Saline,
Wills Point, Van, Edgewood, Emory, East Tawakoni, Point,
Stephenville, Dublin, Granbury, Oak Trail Shores, Glen Rose,
Cleburne, Burleson, Waxahachie, Ennis, and Midlothian
208 PM CST Fri Feb 23 2018

...FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY MIDDAY...

The Flood Watch continues for

* Portions of north central Texas and northeast Texas, including
the following areas, in north central Texas, Collin, Cooke,
Dallas, Denton, Ellis, Erath, Fannin, Grayson, Hood, Hunt,
Jack, Johnson, Kaufman, Montague, Palo Pinto, Parker,
Rockwall, Somervell, Tarrant, and Wise. In northeast Texas,
Delta, Hopkins, Lamar, Rains, and Van Zandt.

* Through Saturday Midday.

* Additional rainfall amounts of 1 to 2 inches later tonight and
on Saturday is expected with showers and thunderstorms
increasing with another upper disturbance. Isolated higher
rainfall amounts of 2 to 5 inches are possible with this next
round of thunderstorms through midday Saturday.

* Soils remain saturated across a good portion North Texas and any
additional heavier rainfall will rapidly runoff and likely to
lead to flooding.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Flood Watch means that conditions are favorable for heavy rain
which may lead to flooding of low lying areas. You should monitor
the latest forecasts from the National Weather Service and be
prepared to take action should Flood Warnings be issued for your
area.

&&

$$

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Today's Forecast

Today's Forecast Image
  • 43°
  • 34°

Roads are in good shape this morning but patchy fog may slow you down. 

Fog will be dense in spots early this morning with temperatures between 32-36°. Fog should diminish by late morning as scattered showers and a few storms move into Texoma from the south. Expect scattered showers & storms throughout the afternoon with the best chance near and east of I-44. A few storms could produce small hail. Highs in the low to mid 40s. 

Mostly cloudy tonight with a chance of showers, especially by morning. Lows in the upper 30s to low 40s. 

Showers will stick around for a few hours tomorrow morning then skies will quickly clear out. Highs in the mid 60s. Nice weather will settle in from Sunday into Monday with a combination of sunshine and highs in the 60s. Another storm system will bring a chance of showers & storms by later Tuesday and Wednesday of next week. 

Have a great Friday & weekend! 

-First Alert Meteorologist Matt DiPirro

6-Day Forecast: Lawton

Friday
Friday's Forecast Image
  • 43°
  • 34°

Showers & storms

Saturday
Saturday's Forecast Image
  • 64°
  • 38°

Showers early then clearing

Sunday
Sunday's Forecast Image
  • 62°
  • 31°

Lots of sunshine

Monday
Monday's Forecast Image
  • 65°
  • 35°

Staying sunny

Tuesday
Tuesday's Forecast Image
  • 66°
  • 40°

Chance of late day showers

Wednesday
Wednesday's Forecast Image
  • 68°
  • 48°

Thunderstorms

Currently in Lawton as of

  • 38°(Feels like 30°)
  • Overcast
  • Wind: N @ 13 mph
  • Barometer: 30.13 in.
  • Sunrise: 07:10:14 am
  • Sunset: 06:24:07 pm
  • Humidity: 100
  • Visibility: 6 mi.
  • UV Index: 1

6-Day Forecast: Wichita Falls

Friday
Friday's Forecast Image
  • 42°
  • 38°

Showers, maybe a rumble of thunder

Saturday
Saturday's Forecast Image
  • 64°
  • 33°

Thunderstorms early

Sunday
Sunday's Forecast Image
  • 67°
  • 30°

Sunny

Monday
Monday's Forecast Image
  • 64°
  • 38°

Sunny

Tuesday
Tuesday's Forecast Image
  • 63°
  • 52°

Cloudy

Wednesday
Wednesday's Forecast Image
  • 64°
  • 42°

Windy with a few clouds

Currently in Wichita Falls as of

  • 36°(Feels like 30°)
  • Overcast
  • Wind: N @ 7 mph
  • Barometer: 30.14 in.
  • Sunrise: 07:09:42 am
  • Sunset: 06:25:07 pm
  • Humidity: 98
  • Visibility: 4 mi.
  • UV Index: 1

6-Day Forecast: Altus

Friday
Friday's Forecast Image
  • 41°
  • 35°

Few showers

Saturday
Saturday's Forecast Image
  • 64°
  • 30°

Windy with clouds giving way to sun

Sunday
Sunday's Forecast Image
  • 65°
  • 27°

Mainly sunny

Monday
Monday's Forecast Image
  • 65°
  • 37°

Mainly sunny

Tuesday
Tuesday's Forecast Image
  • 66°
  • 48°

Mix of sun and clouds

Wednesday
Wednesday's Forecast Image
  • 67°
  • 39°

A few clouds

Currently in Altus as of

  • 38°(Feels like 32°)
  • Overcast
  • Wind: NE @ 9 mph
  • Barometer: 30.12 in.
  • Sunrise: 07:13:59 am
  • Sunset: 06:27:46 pm
  • Humidity: 96
  • Visibility: 10 mi.
  • UV Index: 1

6-Day Forecast: Duncan

Friday
Friday's Forecast Image
  • 42°
  • 37°

Chance of showers

Saturday
Saturday's Forecast Image
  • 61°
  • 31°

Morning thunderstorms

Sunday
Sunday's Forecast Image
  • 64°
  • 32°

Sunny

Monday
Monday's Forecast Image
  • 63°
  • 37°

Sunny

Tuesday
Tuesday's Forecast Image
  • 60°
  • 51°

Considerable cloudiness

Wednesday
Wednesday's Forecast Image
  • 63°
  • 40°

A few morning showers

Currently in Duncan as of

  • 38°(Feels like 30°)
  • Overcast
  • Wind: N @ 13 mph
  • Barometer: 30.13 in.
  • Sunrise: 07:08:11 am
  • Sunset: 06:22:28 pm
  • Humidity: 100
  • Visibility: 6 mi.
  • UV Index: 1

Regional Conditions

Lawton
38°
Wichita Falls
36°
Altus
38°
Duncan
38°

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