02/20/2011 5:16PM

Oaklawn: Southwest Stakes Day Forecast


The forecast for Monday's holiday card at Oaklawn, which will feature the Grade 3, $250,000 Southwest for 3-year-olds, is cloudy skies and a high of 66 degrees, according to The Weather Channel.

Oaklawn drew a field of 11 horses for the Southwest, which is the first of two graded steppingstones to the Arkansas Derby on April 16. J P's Gusto, the probable favorite in the Southwest, will break from post No. 5.

It is currently sunny, windy and 70 degrees in Hot Springs, Ark.