10:45 a.m. The National Weather Service has issued a red flag warning for high winds in five northwest Oklahoma counties Friday. The warning is in effect until 5 p.m. Friday for Harper, Woods, Ellis, Woodward and Roger Mills counties. Check NewsOK.com for weather updates.
6:40 a.m. A wind advisory is in effect for western Oklahoma from noon to 6 p.m. Friday, the National Weather Service reports. Southwestern winds could gust up to 40 mph with sustained speeds of 30 mph to 35 mph across the western half of the state. Check NewsOK.com for weather updates.
5 a.m. A windy Friday is ahead in central Oklahoma with sunny skies and temperatures in the 60s.
Winds will be lighter for the weekend with more warm temperatures and sunshine. The Oklahoma City forecast from the National Weather Service is as follows:
Friday: Sunny with a high near 66. South wind 8 to 13 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 28 mph.
Friday night: Mostly clear with a low around 46. South wind 9 to 13 mph.