From the National Weather Service, Norman Forecast Office:
“A cold front will move through Oklahoma and north Texas today, bringing another
round of colder weather. Snow will be possible this evening and overnight,
mainly across northern and northeastern Oklahoma.
“Accumulations around 1″ are expected.”
And, the National Weather Service in Norman has issued a winter
weather advisory for snow which is in effect from 6 p.m. this
evening to 6 a.m. CST Sunday for Harper, Woods, Alfalfa, Grant, Kay, Ellis, Woodward, Major, Garfield, Noble counties.
* Timing: Snow is expected to begin this evening and last through
the overnight hours.
* Main impact: Accumulations around an inch are possible
especially close to the Kansas border. This may cause some
slick and hazardous driving conditions late tonight and Sunday
* Other impacts: Gusty north winds will create areas of reduced
visibilities in blowing snow. the winds and colder air will also
create wind chill values close to zero late tonight.
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. With cold
wind chill values expected, dress in layers and cover exposed
skin if you have to be out tonight.