***ICE STORM WARNING in effect for West and parts of North & Central Oklahoma tonight through midday Saturday. A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY is in effect for the rest of Central Oklahoma and OKC Friday through midday Saturday. A FLASH FLOOD WATCH is posted for Central and Southern Oklahoma from now through Friday evening.***
A cold rain mixed with freezing rain and sleet will continue in central Oklahoma, with freezing rain and ice in west and northern parts of the state. Chilly scattered to widespread rain will continue in central Oklahoma for much of the day on Friday, while North, West, and parts of Central Oklahoma (west of I-35) will see freezing rain and ice accumulating during the afternoon. Highs on Friday in the low to mid 30s with wind chills in the teens and 20s.
Friday night through Saturday morning, sleet and freezing rain will move into parts of central and western Oklahoma. This will be the time frame that the Oklahoma City Metro will have a chance for freezing rain and some ice accumulation. A glaze is possible on elevated surfaces and some roadways. Please travel will extreme caution during this time. Higher ice amounts of up to 1/4-1/2" are possible in north and west parts of the state and will likely cause problems on roads, trees, and power lines.
Saturday afternoon, temperatures will go just above freezing in Central Oklahoma, so a cold rain will continue. Freezing rain and sleet remains most likely in western and northwestern Oklahoma with accumulations growing.
Please stay updated on the forecast, and travel with caution through the weekend.
BEDLAM - Cold rain showers will be around with temperatures only in the 30s. On and off rain will continue through much of the game, and it will be very cold and windy, so bundle up!
On Sunday, more rain will move into Oklahoma, but temperatures will be in the upper 30s to lower 40s, so it will be a cold rain. However, some ice and freezing rain will remain possible in western and northwestern Oklahoma.
Today's Record Temperatures