Showers, Thunderstorms Expected Across Oklahoma


Tuesday, March 20th 2007, 7:51 am
By: News On 6


OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) _ Oklahoma got a healthy dose of springtime showers Monday, and more wet weather was expected across the state for the rest of the week.

Heavy rain fell late Monday and early Tuesday across northern and western Oklahoma, prompting the National Weather Service to issue several thunderstorm warnings. A flash flood warning also was issued for Noble County in northern Oklahoma after the area received more than four inches of rain overnight.

Showers and thunderstorms were expected to continue Tuesday and into Tuesday night, with daytime highs in the 60s and 70s and overnight lows in the 50s and 60s.

More clouds were expected Wednesday, with daytime highs in the upper 60s to mid 70s.

A chance for rain will continue on Thursday, with highs in the 60s and 70s and overnight lows in the 50s and 60s.

Rain is likely on Friday as highs remain in the 60s to around 76 degrees and overnight lows dip into the lower 50s to near 60.

Wet weather is expected to continue on Saturday with cloudy skies and chance for showers and thunderstorms. Highs are to range from the upper 60s to upper 70s, with lows in the 50s and lower 60s.