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What a Change in the Weather!!!

Today's Forecast

Today's Forecast Image
  • 91°
  • 70°

What a difference 24 hours makes! Rain has returned to Texoma and many places have seen some good rainfall amounts. The rain and clouds have kept temperatures generally in the 70s this afternoon. Today's afternoon highs are about 20 to 30 degrees cooler than yesterdays. 

I hope you liked today's weather because the rain chances and cooler temperatures are going to be sticking around for the next couple of days. Right now, the best chance of rain will be Tuesday night through Wednesday night!

Here are the 24 hours rainfall totals as of 3:30 p.m. today.

Wichita Falls 0.58"

Vernon 1.12"

Lawton 0.06"

Bowie 0.08"

Lake Arrowhead 0.95"

Lake Kickapoo  0.00"

Lake Kemp 0.00"

This Evening: Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of a linger shower or storm. Cool. Temperatures in the 70s.

Tonight: Mostly cloudy. A 20 percent chance of showers and storms after midnight.  Lows around 70°.

Tuesday: Mostly cloudy. 30 percent chance of showers and storms. Highs in the upper 80s. Areas that see more rain and clouds will be cooler.

Wednesday: Mostly cloudy. 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Southeast winds at 10 to 20. Highs in the upper 80s. Areas that see more rain and clouds will be cooler.

Thursday: Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of morning showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the mid to upper 80s. 

James Parish, Skywarn 6 Meteorologist 

7-Day Forecast: Wichita Falls

Monday
Monday's Forecast Image
  • 91°
  • 70°

Partly cloudy. 30 percent chance of showers and storms.

Tuesday
Tuesday's Forecast Image
  • 89°
  • 70°

Partly cloudy. 30 chance of showers and storms

Wednesday
Wednesday's Forecast Image
  • 88°
  • 67°

Mostly cloudy. 40 percent chance of showers and storms.

Thursday
Thursday's Forecast Image
  • 84°
  • 65°

Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and storms

Friday
Friday's Forecast Image
  • 87°
  • 69°

Partly cloudy.

Saturday
Saturday's Forecast Image
  • 90°
  • 70°

Mostly sunny

Sunday
Sunday's Forecast Image
  • 92°
  • 71°

Mostly sunny

Currently in Wichita Falls as of

  • 74°(Feels like 74°)
  • Partly Cloudy
  • Wind: N @ 3 mph
  • Barometer: 30.13 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:43
  • Sunset: 20:38
  • Humidity: 85%
  • UV Index: 10.00

7-Day Forecast: Lawton

Monday
Monday's Forecast Image
  • 94°
  • °

Partly Cloudy

Tuesday
Tuesday's Forecast Image
  • 91°
  • 66°

Cloudy

Wednesday
Wednesday's Forecast Image
  • 87°
  • 67°

T-Storms

Thursday
Thursday's Forecast Image
  • 85°
  • 69°

Cloudy

Friday
Friday's Forecast Image
  • 92°
  • 64°

Clear

Saturday
Saturday's Forecast Image
  • 91°
  • 64°

Clear

Sunday
Sunday's Forecast Image
  • 93°
  • 67°

Clear

Currently in Lawton as of

  • 76°(Feels like 79°)
  • Clear
  • Wind: CM @ 0 mph
  • Barometer: 30.14 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:41
  • Sunset: 20:39
  • Humidity: 77%
  • UV Index: 10.00

7-Day Forecast: Duncan

Monday
Monday's Forecast Image
  • 93°
  • °

Partly Cloudy

Tuesday
Tuesday's Forecast Image
  • 89°
  • 68°

Cloudy

Wednesday
Wednesday's Forecast Image
  • 84°
  • 68°

T-Storms

Thursday
Thursday's Forecast Image
  • 83°
  • 67°

Cloudy

Friday
Friday's Forecast Image
  • 90°
  • 66°

Clear

Saturday
Saturday's Forecast Image
  • 89°
  • 68°

Clear

Sunday
Sunday's Forecast Image
  • 90°
  • 68°

Clear

Currently in Duncan as of

  • 75°(Feels like 79°)
  • Clear
  • Wind: CM @ 0 mph
  • Barometer: 30.14 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:39
  • Sunset: 20:37
  • Humidity: 83%
  • UV Index: 10.00

7-Day Forecast: Vernon

Monday
Monday's Forecast Image
  • 93°
  • °

Cloudy

Tuesday
Tuesday's Forecast Image
  • 88°
  • 69°

T-Storms

Wednesday
Wednesday's Forecast Image
  • 93°
  • 70°

T-Storms

Thursday
Thursday's Forecast Image
  • 86°
  • 70°

Cloudy

Friday
Friday's Forecast Image
  • 91°
  • 68°

Clear

Saturday
Saturday's Forecast Image
  • 90°
  • 68°

Partly Cloudy

Sunday
Sunday's Forecast Image
  • 92°
  • 66°

Clear

Currently in Vernon as of

  • 76°(Feels like 79°)
  • Clear
  • Wind: CM @ 0 mph
  • Barometer: 30.16 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:45
  • Sunset: 20:42
  • Humidity: 72%
  • UV Index: 10.00

7-Day Forecast: Graham

Monday
Monday's Forecast Image
  • 95°
  • °

Partly Cloudy

Tuesday
Tuesday's Forecast Image
  • 94°
  • 67°

Partly Cloudy

Wednesday
Wednesday's Forecast Image
  • 99°
  • 71°

Cloudy

Thursday
Thursday's Forecast Image
  • 86°
  • 69°

Cloudy

Friday
Friday's Forecast Image
  • 91°
  • 67°

Partly Cloudy

Saturday
Saturday's Forecast Image
  • 90°
  • 64°

Partly Cloudy

Sunday
Sunday's Forecast Image
  • 92°
  • 66°

Clear

Currently in Graham as of

  • 78°(Feels like 80°)
  • Clear
  • Wind: NNE @ 7 mph
  • Barometer: 30.11 in.
  • Sunrise: 05:45
  • Sunset: 19:36
  • Humidity: 61%
  • UV Index: 10.00

7-Day Forecast: Altus

Monday
Monday's Forecast Image
  • 90°
  • °

Cloudy

Tuesday
Tuesday's Forecast Image
  • 85°
  • 68°

T-Storms

Wednesday
Wednesday's Forecast Image
  • 89°
  • 69°

T-Storms

Thursday
Thursday's Forecast Image
  • 83°
  • 67°

Cloudy

Friday
Friday's Forecast Image
  • 89°
  • 66°

Clear

Saturday
Saturday's Forecast Image
  • 89°
  • 67°

Partly Cloudy

Sunday
Sunday's Forecast Image
  • 91°
  • 67°

Clear

Currently in Altus as of

  • 76°(Feels like 80°)
  • Clear
  • Wind: CM @ 0 mph
  • Barometer: 30.17 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:45
  • Sunset: 20:43
  • Humidity: 78%
  • UV Index: 10.00

7-Day Forecast: Childress

Monday
Monday's Forecast Image
  • 90°
  • °

Cloudy

Tuesday
Tuesday's Forecast Image
  • 86°
  • 68°

T-Storms

Wednesday
Wednesday's Forecast Image
  • 90°
  • 67°

Cloudy

Thursday
Thursday's Forecast Image
  • 84°
  • 65°

Partly Cloudy

Friday
Friday's Forecast Image
  • 88°
  • 65°

Partly Cloudy

Saturday
Saturday's Forecast Image
  • 87°
  • 66°

Partly Cloudy

Sunday
Sunday's Forecast Image
  • 91°
  • 65°

Clear

Currently in Childress as of

  • 73°(Feels like 73°)
  • Clear
  • Wind: SE @ 5 mph
  • Barometer: 30.19 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:49
  • Sunset: 20:46
  • Humidity: 76%
  • UV Index: 10.00

Regional Conditions

Wichita Falls
74°
Lawton
76°
Duncan
75°
Vernon
76°
Graham
78°
Altus
76°
Childress
73°
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