TULSA - A cold front will push across eastern Oklahoma this afternoon and tonight. Ahead of the front, it will be another hot and humid day. A Heat Advisory will be in effect along and southeast of I-44, and will include the Tulsa metro area. Heat index readings will reach or exceed 105 degrees in the Heat Advisory area. From Tulsa/I-44 to the north, there will be a chance for a few thunderstorms.
Behind the front, widely scattered thunderstorms and slightly cooler temperatures are in the forecast for Thursday and Friday. Summer will win out--with high temperatures back in the mid to upper 90s by the end of the weekend.
This Afternoon: Partly cloudy, hot and humid. Isolated thunderstorms north.
Afternoon High: 97° (heat index 105)
Wind: S/NE 5-10 mph
Tonight: Partly cloudy with isolated thunderstorms.
Overnight Low: 74°
Wind: NE 5-10 mph
Thursday: Partly cloudy and not as hot. Widely scattered thunderstorms.
Rain chance: 40%
Afternoon High: 91°
Take our weather coverage with you. Download our Storm Shield weather app for live radar, current conditions and custom alerts for more than 100 severe weather situations. Storm Shield is available through the Apple store and Google Play store.