UPDATE: Winter storm watch issued for Monday night in northwest Oklahoma

A winter storm watch has been issued for northwest Oklahoma Monday night. Tuesday could be snowy with an inch to 3 inches of snow possible in central Oklahoma.
FROM STAFF REPORTS Modified: February 11, 2013 at 12:11 pm •  Published: February 11, 2013

12:05 p.m. A winter storm watch has been issued for northwest Oklahoma for Monday night.

The watch is in effect from late Monday night through Tuesday afternoon, the National Weather Service reports.

Snow is expected to develop in western Oklahoma late Monday and move eastward. Northern Oklahoma could get up to 6 inches of snow. Roadways could be slick and hazardous. About 1 inch to 3 inches of snow is possible in parts of central Oklahoma.

5 a.m. Monday will be sunny, but Tuesday could be snowy in Oklahoma, the National Weather Service reports.

Less than an inch of snow is possible Tuesday morning for central Oklahoma, but more could follow Tuesday night, the weather service reports.

The high temperature Monday will be near 53 degrees.

The Oklahoma City forecast is as follows:

Monday: Mostly sunny with a high near 53. Northeast wind 6 to 11 mph.

Monday night: A 30 percent chance of rain after midnight. Mostly cloudy with a low around 37. East, northeast wind 7 to 11 mph.

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