Relief, disappointment over failed winter storm forecast for Oklahoma City

Officials said memories of a 2009 Christmas blizzard likely caused Oklahoma City residents to take last week’s winter storm forecast more seriously, but they worry the no-show snow will cause complacency.

BY BRYAN DEAN and LEIGHANNE MANWARREN Modified: March 2, 2013 at 11:01 pm •  Published: March 3, 2013
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Shoppers swarmed grocery stores, road crews mobilized heavy equipment, airlines canceled flights and young people crossed their fingers for a blizzard that never came to Oklahoma City last week.

Then the city escaped...

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