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Looking to the weekend weather ...
For weather updates from the National Weather Service, Norman Forecast Office: http://www.srh.noaa.gov/oun/ Shower and thunderstorm chances will return late Saturday as an upper level wave approaches the plains. Read More
Update: 79 percent of Oklahoma experiencing some form of drought
From the National Weather Service, Norman Forecast Office: An upper level wave moving off the western high plains will enter the panhandles into western Oklahoma this morning. Read More
How strong are the winds?
From the National Weather Service, Norman Forecast Office: Elevated to critical fire weather conditions will occur today due to dry conditions, low humidity, and strong winds. Read More
"Critical Wildfire conditions likely" today
From the National Weather Service, Norman Forecast Office: Wildfire danger will be elevated to critical on Wednesday due to dry weather, decreasing humidity, warmer temperatures, and increasing winds. Read More
A National Weather Service, Norman look back at the April 14-15, 2012 Woodward tornado
From the National Weather Service, Norman Forecast Office: The April 14-15, 2012 Woodward, Oklahoma Tornado   The following summary was taken from a public information statement issued by the NWS Norman forecast office at 4:41 pm CDT on Monday, April 16, 2012. Read More
Gary McManus writes about the mid-April freeze/wheat ...
In years of covering Oklahoma’s wheat industry, I learned that after a hard freeze this time of year, it’s always wait and see for wheat farmers. Read More
Chickasha leads the way with low temps at Mesonet sites today
From the National Weather Service, Norman Forecast Office: Rain returns Thursday during the day, with thunderstorms possible by this weekend. Read More
Snow reports from Panhandle...freezing temps ahead
From the National Weather Service, Amarillo, Texas Forecast Office:  A band of light snow brought accumulating snow to the Panhandles last night, with totals ranging from 1.5 to 2 inches across the northern parts of the Panhandles to a tenth of an inch or less in the far southeast. Read More
UPDATE: Oklahoma City snowfall ends as wind advisory, hard freeze warning issued in Oklahoma
Snowfall has ended in Oklahoma City. A wind advisory is in effect Monday in Oklahoma. There is a hard freeze warning in effect for early Tuesday. Read More
Back in 1953...
According to the National Weather Service, Norman Forecast Office: Oklahoma City accumulated 0.8 inches of snow on April 14, 1953 – 61 years ago today. Read More
Still snowing ...
At 8:30 a.m.: Harper County had 1 1/2 inches of snow by about 7 a.m. Read More
Oklahoma has first tornado warning issued since May 31
A tornado reportedly touched down in Stephens County, while hail pounded parts of Oklahoma along the storm line Sunday, a National Weather Service meteorologist said. Read More
"Long-tornado free streak has been broken"
According to the National Weather Service, Norman,  ”The long tornado-free streak has also been broken with a very brief tornado in open country north of Velma at 5:58 p.m.”   Read More
Snow and blowing snow in Panhandle forecast
National Weather  Service, Amarillo, Texas (coverage includes the Oklahoma Panhandle): Cimarron, Texas, Beaver counties in the Panhandle. Read More
Oklahoma County in a freeze warning, 1 a.m. to 9 a.m. Tuesday
  From the National Weather Service, Norman Forecast Office: For: Alfalfa-Grant-Kay-Major-Garfield-Noble-Dewey-Custer-Blaine- Kingfisher-Logan-Payne-Beckham-Washita-Caddo-Canadian-Oklahoma- Grady-Harmon-Greer-Kiowa-Jackson-Tillman-Comanche-Cotton counties. Read More
Tornadoes, large hail and damaging winds possible today
For updates throughout the day: http://www.srh.noaa.gov/oun/ From the National Weather Service, Norman Forecast Office: This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of northern… western…central…and southern Oklahoma…and western north Texas. Read More
Golf ball sized hail, damaging winds possible
From the National Weather Service, Norman: Today’s forecast, “Isolated thunderstorms will be possible along a dryline this afternoon and evening across portions of western Oklahoma. Read More
Chances for severe storms followed by chance for freezing temps in areas
From the National Weather Service, Norman Forecast Office: A few storms may develop Saturday afternoon and evening over western Oklahoma and far western north Texas. Read More
"Strong to severe storms are possible" Sunday
A storm system will approach the Southern Plains this weekend, bringing a chance of rain and thunderstorms to Oklahoma and western north Texas. Read More


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