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Logan and Payne counties have been added to winter storm warning

by Bryan Painter Published: February 3, 2014
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The National Weather Service,  Norman Forecast Office has upgraded the winter
weather advisory to a winter storm warning for heavy snow…which
is in effect from 1 am to 6 pm cst Tuesday for Logan and Payne counties.

* Timing: Snow is expected to start over far western Oklahoma
  around midnight…then spread into northern and central
  Oklahoma around sunrise tuesday. the heaviest snow is expected
  to fall between 4 am and 6 pm.

* Main impact: snow accumulations of 4 to 6 inches are expected by
  late Tuesday afternoon.

* Other impacts: roads will become slick and hazardous. Avoid
  travel if at all possible.

Precautionary/preparedness actions…

Avoid travel. Be sure you can take care of yourself and your
family if you lose electrical power. Monitor weather forecasts
and information.

————

Harper-Woods-Alfalfa-Grant-Kay-Ellis-Woodward-Major-Garfield-
 Noble-Roger Mills-Dewey-Custer-Blaine-Kingfisher counties.

…Winter storm warning remains in effect from 1 am to 6 pm CST
Tuesday…

* Timing: Snow is expected to start over far western Oklahoma
  around midnight…then spread into central Oklahoma around
  sunrise Tuesday. The heaviest snow is expected to fall between
  4 am and 6 pm.

* Main impact: snow… heavy at times… will develop late
  tonight and continue through much of the day across northern 
  Oklahoma. Total snow accumulations of 5 to 10 inches are
  likely by late Tuesday afternoon.

* Other impacts: roads will become slick and hazardous.
  motorists should avoid travel if possible.

Precautionary/preparedness actions…

Avoid travel. be sure you can take care of yourself and your
family if you lose electrical power. Monitor weather forecasts
and information.

———–

Grady-McClain-Cleveland-Pottawatomie-Hardeman counties.

The  National Weather Service in Norman has issued a winter
weather advisory for light to moderate snow…which is in effect
from 1 am to 6 pm CST Tuesday.

* Timing: Snow is expected to start over far western Oklahoma
  around midnight…then spread into southwestern and central
  Oklahoma around sunrise tuesday. the heaviest precipitation is
  expected to fall between 6 am and 6 pm

* Main impact: snow accumulations of 1 to 3 inches will be
  possible from portions of western north Texas…into
  southwestern and central Oklahoma.

* Other impacts: Roads may become slick and hazardous. motorists
  should use extra caution.

precautionary/preparedness actions…

Be careful if you have to travel. Even small amounts of ice and
snow can make roads and sidewalks slick and dangerous.

———————

Beckham-Washita-Caddo-Canadian-Oklahoma-Lincoln-Harmon-Greer-
Kiowa-Jackson counties.

A winter weather advisory remains in effect from 1 am to 6 pm CST
Tuesday.

* Timing: Snow is expected to start over far western Oklahoma
  around midnight…then spread into central Oklahoma around
  sunrise tuesday. the heaviest precipitation is expected to
  fall between 6 am and 6 pm.

* Main impact: Snow accumulations of 1 to 3 inches will be
  possible across western into central oklahoma.

* Other impacts: roads may become slick and hazardous. Motorists
  should use extra caution.

Precautionary/preparedness actions…

Be careful if you have to travel. Even small amounts of ice and
snow can make roads and sidewalks slick and dangerous.


by Bryan Painter
Assistant Local Editor
Bryan Painter, assistant local editor, has 31 years’ experience in journalism, including 22 years with the state's largest newspaper, The Oklahoman. In that time he has covered such events as the April 19, 1995 bombing of the Alfred P. Murrah...
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