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  • Author, writer Jay Cronley dies

    ...- Michael Collier
    Former Tulsa World writer Jay Cronley has died, according to one of his former colleagues. Dave Sittler, a former sports columnist at the Tulsa World and a friend of Cronley's, tweeted out the news Monday morning. Cronley was best known for his opinion pie
  • Latest Drought Index

    ...- Clint Boone
    Here is the  latest drought index. We no longer have the extreme drought in southeast Oklahoma. The Tulsa metro is still in a severe drought. It is still advisable to not do any outdoor burning with the dry vegetation. We will see some rain chances by the
  • Is it February or June?

    ...- Molly McCollum
    Temperatures this afternoon will soar into the mid 80s for the second time this February. That's after tying for the warmest morning on record for today with 55 degrees. To put it in perspective of just how warm our morning was, our usual high in the after
  • Record highs likely Thursday

    ...- Clint Boone
    The unseasonably warm weather looks to continue through Thursday. We will mostly likely set a new record high Thursday in the low to middle 80s. A cold front will move through Friday with temps in the 50s likely.  Temps drop below freezing Saturday morning
  • Tulsa County ranks 6th for most Oklahoma tornadoes since 1950

    ...- Molly McCollum
    Oklahoma is no stranger to tornadoes, but where in the state are you more likely to see a tornado? Caddo County in southwest Oklahoma has had the most reports since 1950 with 116 tornadoes.  Oklahoma County (Oklahoma City) comes in a close second with 113
  • March weather outlook: An early spring with the potential for some cold snaps

    ...- Michael Collier
    The winter season is almost over, but I have a feeling we aren't out of the woods yet. While the March outlook calls for slightly above normal temperatures possible, there is still the potential for a few strong cold snaps, which would kill any plants that
  • High tree pollen making you sneeze

    ...- Clint Boone
    With the warm temps some trees are budding and the gusty winds have been carrying much of the tree pollen in the air. So if you have been sneezing, it's the cedar and alder trees to blame! This is a little bit early to see such high pollen!These numbers wi
  • Spring is ahead of schedule

    ...- Molly McCollum
    According to the Spring Leaf Index from the National Phenology Network, Spring has arrived early to many areas across the southern half of the United States. In many cases, up to 3 weeks early. The Spring Leaf Index is measure of early season events in pla
  • Mild weekend with some rain chances

    ...- Clint Boone
    Temperatures will stay unseasonably warm for the weekend. There will be more clouds both days. By Sunday night into Monday morning showers and thunderstorms will be possible as a storm system moves into the area. The latest rainfall amounts look to range f
  • Warmer temps return

    ...- Clint Boone
    After our recent cool, wet spell, spring-like weather will be returning Thursday and will last for the next several days. Our average high is 53 and the next 8 to 10 days will be above that.
  • Soggy Valentine's Day as rain moves into Green Country

    ...- Michael Collier
    Rain is moving into Eastern Oklahoma and is expected to stick around through Tuesday. The rain will gradually shift south Tuesday with higher chances shifting south too. Generally, a half inch to as much as 2 inches of rain will be likely across the state.
  • Much needed rain on the way

    ...- Molly McCollum
    An upper level system will push scattered showers into our area starting Monday night and continuing into Tuesday. The more impressive rainfall totals will be confined to south of I-40 where localized areas could see up to an inch of rain. Amounts will be
  • Rain in the forecast!

    ...- Clint Boone
    We are finally going to see a pretty decent chance for rain across the area late Monday night and Tuesday. We are in a severe drought across a big chunk of Green Country. We have had numerous grass fires and everything is so dry.An upper level storm system
  • 'Record obliterating heat' Saturday as temps reach the mid-80s

    ...- Michael Collier
    Highs today will be more typical of June than February with temperatures soaring into the mid-80s. The winds will start off strong but will weaken by late afternoon as a cool front enters the area.Much cooler weather returns Monday through early next week
  • High fire danger and record-shattering heat

    ...- Molly McCollum
    In typical Oklahoma fashion, we're in for 3 different seasons this weekend. Kicking off the weekend on Friday, look for Spring-like weather with afternoon highs in the 70s. Although the nice, warm weather will come with the trade off of high fire danger al
  • Author, writer Jay Cronley dies

    ...- Michael Collier
    Former Tulsa World writer Jay Cronley has died, according to one of his former colleagues. Dave Sittler, a former sports columnist at the Tulsa World and a friend of Cronley's, tweeted out the news Monday morning. Cronley was best known for his opinion pie
  • Latest Drought Index

    ...- Clint Boone
    Here is the  latest drought index. We no longer have the extreme drought in southeast Oklahoma. The Tulsa metro is still in a severe drought. It is still advisable to not do any outdoor burning with the dry vegetation. We will see some rain chances by the
  • Is it February or June?

    ...- Molly McCollum
    Temperatures this afternoon will soar into the mid 80s for the second time this February. That's after tying for the warmest morning on record for today with 55 degrees. To put it in perspective of just how warm our morning was, our usual high in the after
  • Record highs likely Thursday

    ...- Clint Boone
    The unseasonably warm weather looks to continue through Thursday. We will mostly likely set a new record high Thursday in the low to middle 80s. A cold front will move through Friday with temps in the 50s likely.  Temps drop below freezing Saturday morning
  • Tulsa County ranks 6th for most Oklahoma tornadoes since 1950

    ...- Molly McCollum
    Oklahoma is no stranger to tornadoes, but where in the state are you more likely to see a tornado? Caddo County in southwest Oklahoma has had the most reports since 1950 with 116 tornadoes.  Oklahoma County (Oklahoma City) comes in a close second with 113
  • March weather outlook: An early spring with the potential for some cold snaps

    ...- Michael Collier
    The winter season is almost over, but I have a feeling we aren't out of the woods yet. While the March outlook calls for slightly above normal temperatures possible, there is still the potential for a few strong cold snaps, which would kill any plants that
  • High tree pollen making you sneeze

    ...- Clint Boone
    With the warm temps some trees are budding and the gusty winds have been carrying much of the tree pollen in the air. So if you have been sneezing, it's the cedar and alder trees to blame! This is a little bit early to see such high pollen!These numbers wi
  • Spring is ahead of schedule

    ...- Molly McCollum
    According to the Spring Leaf Index from the National Phenology Network, Spring has arrived early to many areas across the southern half of the United States. In many cases, up to 3 weeks early. The Spring Leaf Index is measure of early season events in pla
  • Mild weekend with some rain chances

    ...- Clint Boone
    Temperatures will stay unseasonably warm for the weekend. There will be more clouds both days. By Sunday night into Monday morning showers and thunderstorms will be possible as a storm system moves into the area. The latest rainfall amounts look to range f
  • Warmer temps return

    ...- Clint Boone
    After our recent cool, wet spell, spring-like weather will be returning Thursday and will last for the next several days. Our average high is 53 and the next 8 to 10 days will be above that.
  • Soggy Valentine's Day as rain moves into Green Country

    ...- Michael Collier
    Rain is moving into Eastern Oklahoma and is expected to stick around through Tuesday. The rain will gradually shift south Tuesday with higher chances shifting south too. Generally, a half inch to as much as 2 inches of rain will be likely across the state.
  • Much needed rain on the way

    ...- Molly McCollum
    An upper level system will push scattered showers into our area starting Monday night and continuing into Tuesday. The more impressive rainfall totals will be confined to south of I-40 where localized areas could see up to an inch of rain. Amounts will be
  • Rain in the forecast!

    ...- Clint Boone
    We are finally going to see a pretty decent chance for rain across the area late Monday night and Tuesday. We are in a severe drought across a big chunk of Green Country. We have had numerous grass fires and everything is so dry.An upper level storm system
  • 'Record obliterating heat' Saturday as temps reach the mid-80s

    ...- Michael Collier
    Highs today will be more typical of June than February with temperatures soaring into the mid-80s. The winds will start off strong but will weaken by late afternoon as a cool front enters the area.Much cooler weather returns Monday through early next week
  • High fire danger and record-shattering heat

    ...- Molly McCollum
    In typical Oklahoma fashion, we're in for 3 different seasons this weekend. Kicking off the weekend on Friday, look for Spring-like weather with afternoon highs in the 70s. Although the nice, warm weather will come with the trade off of high fire danger al
  • Latest Drought Information

    ...- Clint Boone
    With very little rain lately the drought continues to grow across the area. The Tulsa metro remains in a severe drought with portions of Haskell, Latimer, Leflore and Sequoyah counties in an extreme drought. There is some good news in that rain chances wil
  • Scorching Saturday on the way

    ...- Molly McCollum
    We are still in the heart of winter but our recent temperatures have felt more like Spring and Saturday will be no exception. Highs are Saturday are forecast to soar into the mid 80s with plenty of sunshine and gusty southerly winds. An afternoon high of 8
  • Mild weather in the weekend forecast

    ...- Clint Boone
    We will begin to warm up as we head into the weekend. It doesn't look like there will be much sunshine. Saturday will be breezy with highs near 50. Sunday will be cloudy and warmer with highs in the low 60s.  There will be a slight chance for showers Sunda
  • Really warm conditions possible next weekend

    ...- Michael Collier
    Long range data suggesting temperatures could climb to near 80 degrees by next weekend. This weekend will be mild with temperatures in the 50s and 60s, but the weekend of the 11th could see temperatures climb to near 80 degrees. It was just last year on Fe
  • Groundhog Day 2017: Phil says '6 more weeks of Winter' but meteorologists say early Spring

    ...- Molly McCollum
    Early this morning, Punxsutawney Phil crawled out of his hole and gave the world his annual weather prediction--6 more weeks of winter. It's not clear on how exactly he saw his shadow considering thick cloud cover and snow showers loomed over Punxsutawney,
  • February Weather Norms

    ...- Meteorologist Clint Boone
    We have started a new month of February on a cool, breezy note.  This is the last full month of winter with spring beginning March 20.  Average snowfall is near 2 inches. This is typically one of our drier months.We can see quite a range of temperatures fo
  • Moon, Venus and Mars visible tonight

    ...- Michael Collier
    Tonight's sky was a trifecta! The Moon, Venus and Mars were all visible in the night sky.  Did you grab a pic? Send us a pic at burst.com/ktul and we could air it on the news.
  • Rain this weekend

    ...- Michael Collier
    A storm system will move into the area this weekend, which will increase our rain chances.The storm system will not be that strong, but will be able to produce between a 10th of an inch and a half-inch of rain across the area.It won't be a complete washout
  • Quiet, dry weather ahead

    ...- Clint Boone
    We remain in a drought across northeast Oklahoma but January has actually been unusually wet. For the month we have received nearly 3 and a half inches of rain. Typically January is one of our driest months with an average of 1.66 inches.Looking at the lon
  • Are you sneezing? There's a reason!

    ...- Meteorologist Clint Boone
    If you've been sneezing lately you might want to blame the tree pollen. Yes, it's not spring but we still have pollen in the air especially on these mild, breezy days in the 70s. The latest count shows cedar trees as the culprit. As we head into March when
  • Rain late Saturday, early Sunday

    ...- Clint Boone
    For your weekend Saturday will be very nice. A storm system moves in late Saturday night and Sunday morning. This storm system won't bring us significant rain but some areas may approach a half an inch.The best timing of the rain will be Sunday morning wit
  • Dense fog possible overnight

    ...- Michael Collier
    Once again, dense fog will be possible overnight. Some locations may experience very low visibilities. It's advised to allow yourself extra time to reach your destination.Some sun and warmer weather will return to the area Friday and Saturday with highs in
  • Rain, sun in the weekend forecast

    ...- Meteorologist Clint Boone
    After looking at the latest data part of the weekend will be nice, the other half will be soggy.  Saturday will be gorgeous with temps in the middle to upper 60s.  A storm system will move in late Saturday night into Sunday. We will see pretty high rain ch
  • More freezing rain on the way: Ice Storm Warning for the Tulsa metro

    ...- Molly McCollum
    An Ice Storm Warning is now in effect for Tulsa County until 2 p.m. Heavy waves of freezing rain continue to move along and north of I-44. Ice accumulations could reach up to a quarter of an inch causing slick spots on the roads, especially elevated surfac
  • More ice on the way: Freezing Rain Advisory in effect through noon Saturday

    ...- Michael Collier
    The heavier rain/freezing rain will move into the area overnight tonight. At the same time, the freezing line moves back to the south and brings the Tulsa Metro area below freezing overnight.As a result, the Tulsa area could see some significant ice accumu
  • Winter Storm Watch issued for much of Green Country through Sunday morning

    ...- Michael Collier
    The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Storm Watch for areas along and north of I-44.The watch includes Osage, Washington, Nowata, Craig, Ottawa, Pawnee, Tulsa, Rogers and Creek counties.  It goes into effect Friday morning and lasts through Sund
  • Snow possible in Green Country overnight into Friday morning

    ...- Michael Collier
    A weak storm system is moving through the region Thursday night. There will be a chance for some light snow for areas along and south of Interstate 40. Light accumulations will be possible too, with a few areas south of I-40 picking up one to two inches.Du
  • Mild holiday weekend

    ...- Meteorologist Clint Boone
    Temperatures look to be above normal as we wrap up 2016 and head into 2017. There will be a weak front that moves through Saturday afternoon. Winds will switch from the south to the northwest. The fire threat will be low with lower wind speeds Saturday. Ne
  • Mild Holiday Weekend

    ...- Clint Boone
    It won't feel much like Christmas this weekend with highs in the 60s expected. There will be plenty of clouds Saturday with some drizzle possible by evening. A cold front will approach the area Sunday afternoon with some showers and thunderstorms possible.
  • Christmas storm brewing

    ...- Michael Collier
    The latest data continues to support an active pattern developing by the Christmas weekend. Model data continues to flip flop back and forth with the track, timing and strength of the storm system.The images that are attached show different outcomes for th
  • Snow possible along with dangerous wind chills

    ...- Michael Collier
    The much anticipated cold front has cleared the area, but the true Arctic air will continue to ooze into the region today. As the main blast of Artic air arrives, there will be a band of snow showers that will move through. The snow will be rather short li
  • Bitter Cold This Weekend!

    ...- Meteorologist Clint Boone
    We have had a couple of rounds of chilly air this month. The arctic express will be blasting through the area during the day Saturday and Sunday. We will probably reach our highs Saturday morning in the 40s with tumbling temps below freezing during the day
  • Tumbling Temperatures!

    ...- Meteorologist Clint Boone
    The coldest air mass of the season will be affecting the area Wednesday through Friday. There won't be much moisture with the storm system but there will be frigid air. Lows Thursday morning will be in the teens with single digit lows possible.Friday morni
  • Cold blast next week

    ...- Molly McCollum
    Today is the first day of meteorological winter! Astronomical winter doesn't arrive until December 21st but bitterly cold weather is on the way for next week. Before we can get to next week, let's talk about this weekend: We are tracking a storm system tha
  • Cold grows in December, but will it snow?

    ...- Michael Collier
    November will end up being the third or fourth warmest November on record, so there really hasn't been that much cold weather to contend with...yet.  December could make up for what November was lacking. While temperatures overall for the month of December

  • ...- Molly McCollum
    We saw widespread freezing, dense fog across Green Country this morning.  Thanks to the fact that our ground temperatures are still fairly warm, the freezing fog hasn't created any major travel problems this morning. The fog will start to clear by late mor
  • A mild holiday forecast

    ...- Clint Boone
    We will enjoy some great weather for Thanksgiving with highs in the middle 60s. As we head into the weekend it will remain dry and mild Friday and Saturday. The next chance for rain looks to arrive late Sunday into early Monday.
  • Widespread freeze likely this weekend

    ...- Michael Collier
    Most areas in Eastern Oklahoma will drop to the freezing mark by Saturday morning, with a lot of the readings dropping into the upper 20s. Temperatures in a few places have already dropped below freezing, but this weekend most if not all areas should final
  • From flip flops back to sweaters

    ...- Clint Boone
    The unusually warm weather looks to continue through Thursday.  We may set a record high Thursday if we get above 80 degrees. The record is 80 set in 1969. A strong cold front will blast through the area early Friday morning.  Temperatures Friday will only
  • Fall color delayed this year

    ...- Clint Boone
    We typically see the peak colors of Fall around the end of October and first part of November. Due to our warm, dry conditions in October we didn't see much color. With cooler mornings during the last week we are starting to see more of a changeover. This
  • Strong earthquakes this year in Oklahoma

    ...- Clint Boone
    There has been quite a bit of shaking across the state this year. Many of us felt the 5.0 temblor Sunday evening that caused damage in Cushing. As you look at the data the all-time strongest for the state occurred two months ago near Pawnee.  In February a
  • Supermoon will be spectacular

    ...- Michael Collier
    On Monday, November 14th, Oklahoman's will be able to witness the biggest Super Moon since 1948. Of course, we need to have our skies clear, and with the drought that's in place, the odds are in our favor. NASA explains that the moon’s orbit is elliptical,
  • When will we see  our first frost?

    ...- Clint Boone
    October was way above normal for temperatures and so far November is quite warm. Today marks the average first frost date for the area.  Interestingly, last year we had to wait until Nov. 21 to have our first frost. It looks like it will probably be anothe
  • Unseasonably warm Halloween!

    ...- Clint Boone
    We could see near record highs for Halloween. The record is 87 set in 1950 and that is the forecast high for the day. For the end of October the average high is 69.  No jackets will be needed to cover up your trick or treaters with 70s during the evening.
  • Brief cool down expected

    ...- Michael Collier
    The unusually warm start to fall will continue through the end of October. Most long range models keep temperatures above normal through the rest of the month. The last time this happened was back in 2005. That year, the warmth continued into November, bef
  • Warm weekend ahead

    ...- Clint Boone
    After some chilly weather for Thursday temperatures will climb well above normal as we head through the weekend. The average high this time of the year is 74 degrees. We will have near record temps by Sunday and Monday. So, get the shorts back out but keep
  • Temperature swings this week

    ...- Clint Boone
    We will be unseasonably warm and windy this week before a strong cold front moves in for Wednesday. The average high this time of year is 75 but it will be in the 80s Tuesday and then again over the weekend.
  • From shorts to sweaters, cold front moving through Oklahoma

    ...- Clint Boone
    We will experience quite a swing in temperatures the next few days. We will feel like summer today and tomorrow with highs near 90.  A strong cold front will be moving through Thursday night into Friday morning, dropping our temps into the 60s Friday.  The
  • Severe storm chances for parts of Oklahoma Tuesday

    ...- Michael Collier
    There is a slight risk for severe storms this afternoon and evening across central and parts of eastern Oklahoma. The highest threat for severe weather will be along the Oklahoma and Kansas border and near the Ponca City area. Damaging winds and large hail
  • Deer Season Begins Saturday

    ...- Clint Boone
    Quite a few hunters will be out this weekend.  We are not expecting many changes in our weather. The mornings will be cool with mild afternoons and very little wind.
  • Rare Black Moon will occur Friday night

    ...- Michael Collier
    A rare black moon will occur Friday morning. This Friday night we will experience our second New Moon of the month, something that only happens once every 19 years.What does a Black Moon look like? Well, it's the new moon, which means that that the Moon wi
  • Thursday marks the first day of the fall season

    ...- Clint Boone
    Today is the day of the autumnal equinox otherwise known as the first day of fall. We will roughly have 12 hours of daylight and darkness.  On this day the sun's vertical ray's are at the equator. We will have to be patient for the true cool feel of fall t
  • Not as muggy the rest of the week

    ...- Meteorologist Clint Boone
    For the last two days heat indices have ranged from 105 to 109 across the area. Beginning Wednesday drier air will move in from the east. It will still be very warm but it won't feel as humid. The break from the excessive humidity should continue the rest
  • Weekend forecast

    ...- Clint Boone
    As we head into the weekend it will still be feeling like Summer. A weak cool front will push through Saturday morning bringing with it a slight chance for a shower. Saturday afternoon will be warm and humid with highs in the middle 80s. For Sunday a few s
  • Latest drought information

    ...- Meteorologist Clint Boone
    Parts of Green Country are still finding themselves in a moderate to severe drought. As mentioned before, Tulsa (airport) is over 7 inches below normal for the year. The majority of Tulsa county is abnormally dry. But, when you head into Wagoner and even R
  • Still a rainfall deficit for Tulsa

    ...- Clint Boone
    As we head into the middle of September we could still use some rain. For the month, we have received around an inch and a half at the Tulsa airport. As for the year, we are more than 7 inches below normal.  The good news is there will be a chance for heav
  • Cooler Weekend Forecast

    ...- Clint Boone
    A cold front will move across the area early Saturday morning with a more comfortable air mass behind it. Showers and thunderstorms will be possible through 6 or 7am in the metro. By afternoon we will see sunny, breezy weather with highs near 80. Sunday mo
  • Are you sneezing?

    ...- Clint Boone
    If you've been sneezing lately and don't know why, blame the ragweed. It is high right now along with moderate levels of tree and grass pollen. As we head into fall ragweed will be the big reason you're sniffling and sneezing. Have your box of Kleenex hand
  • Hot Days and Rain Chances

    ...- Aaron Reeves
    The next few days will be on the hot and breezy side with highs in the mid 90's. After that there look to be a few changes. Thursday a front will move into the central plains and interact with moisture from the remnants of Hurricane Newton that is now in  
  • A great holiday weekend!

    ...- Clint Boone
    We will have a nice taste of Fall for the first part of our holiday weekend. Temperatures will drop in the middle to upper 50s across the area for Saturday morning. Saturday afternoon will be very nice with sunshine and highs in the middle 80s. Sunday will
  • Fall is just around the corner!

    ...- Clint Boone
    Happy Sept. 1! It looks like we will enjoy a taste of fall as we head into the holiday weekend!  This is a month we transition from hot weather to milder, more comfortable conditions. As you can see, the first of the month the average high is 90. By the en
  • Labor day weekend weather=Amazing

    ...- Michael Collier
    Simply put, the weather this weekend will be amazing. Drier air will mean lower humidity and calm conditions.  Enjoy!
  • Taste of Fall on the way

    ...- Meteorologist Clint Boone
    It looks like we will have a break in the hot, muggy weather heading into  Thursday.  A cold front will move in Thursday morning with milder, drier air in its wake. High temperatures for Thursday through Saturday will be in the middle 80s with lows droppin
  • A hot weekend forecast

    ...- Meteorologist Clint Boone
    The last weekend of August is looking hot with very low rain chances.  The frontal boundary that brought us the showers and thunderstorms Thursday will be retreating north for the weekend. Temperatures will be close to normal in the lower 90s.So if you hav
  • Heat returns this week

    ...- Clint Boone
    For the past 11 days we have had below normal temps.  That will be changing by the middle of the work week with temps climbing in the middle 90s with heat indices near 100. Don't fret!  Fall is just around the corner on Sept. 22.
  • Rain Chances Ahead

    ...- Aaron Reeves
    Over the next week we will see a fairly unsettled weather pattern. Attached is the QPF forecast for the next seven days. Note that there is the potential of 1'' or more of rain across much of the central United States. This is good news as parts of Green C
  • Drought Conditions Expand, Rain On The Way

    ...- Aaron Reeves
    Things have been drying out across portions of the state as drought conditions have returned to pockets of Green Country as the attached map courtesy of the US Drought Monitor shows. The good news is that an unsettled weather pattern could help change that
  • Rain returns Friday night into Saturday morning

    ...- Clint Boone
    We are expecting some changes in our weather as we head into Friday. So far this month we have received 2.04 inches of rain. About all of that fell on the 6th.  Showers and thunderstorms will be possible Friday night into Saturday morning as a strong cold
  • Cooler than normal weather to continue

    ...- Michael Collier
    This week has been the coolest week in August, so far. Highs have generally ranged from 80 to 90 degrees. Temperatures will remain below normal through the next 14 days, as depicted on the attached map. This is very similar to last August, where around the
  • Beautiful Sunrise this morning

    ...- Clint Boone
    We enjoyed a great sunrise this morning. This was taken from our camera on Lookout Mountain. We encourage you to send in sunrise and sunset pics on our Tulsa's Channel 8 facebook and twitter page.
  • Beautiful weather this weekend

    ...- Michael Collier
    Beautiful late summer weather will continue through Sunday. Highs will generally range from 89-91 across the region both Saturday and Sunday.A few clouds will pass by the region, which will provide a little shade. Also, north winds will be breezy at times,
  • Much cooler weather ahead this August; how unusual are these cool snaps?

    ...- Clint Boone
    We'll enjoy some milder temperatures as we head into the weekend.  We can thank an unusually strong cool front for the cooler changes in our weather. Typically, this time of year 94 is our average high. Beginning Saturday all the way through next week temp
  • Catch the Perseid meteor showers late tonight!

    ...- Meteorologist Clint Boone
    A great meteor shower show is expected after midnight. Forecasters are predicting an outburst of meteors with the potential of 200 per hour.The sky tonight should be mostly clear. Ideal viewing will require you to be away from lights away from the Tulsa me
  • Rain chances heading into the weekend

    ...- Bradon Long
    Good news and bad news... If you like cooler weather, you're about to be in for a treat! Highs will dip into the 80s this weekend.The bad news: it comes with a good chance of rain. So if you have any outdoor plans, be on the lookout for showers and thunder
  • This Day in Tulsa Weather History-Hottest temperature ever recorded

    ...- Meteorologist Clint Boone
    We are expecting hot weather again for today near 100.   But, it won't be as hot as it was on this day back in 1936.  Eighty years ago on this day, the mercury soared to 115 degrees. There were records set all across eastern Oklahoma. Muskogee hit 118; McA
  • Drillercast

    ...- Bradon Long
    Another warm night for tonight's game against Midland.We'll stay up in the 90s for the first few innings before cooling off nicely into the low 80s by the final pitch. It will feel a little less muggy outside, but not much. Make sure to stay hydrated and w
  • Watch the Perseid meteor shower this week

    ...- Michael Collier
    The Perseid meteor shower will peak by the end of the week.  Here is your viewing forecast for the remainder of the week. The best viewing of the meteors will be an hour before sunrise and away from city lights and towards the eastern sky.Tonight A few clo
  • Dangerous heat returning

    ...- Meteorologist Clint Boone
    Temperatures for Saturday were only in the upper 80s thanks to the morning rain and cloud cover.As we head into Sunday and next week the  excessive heat and humidity will be building back in.  Heat indices will be near 100 Sunday but well above 105 by the
  • Morning storms, afternoon sun

    ...- Michael Collier
    Showers and storms continue to move across the area, producing locally heavy rainfall. The storms will weaken by early afternoon, which will allow some sun this afternoon. Once the sunshine returns, the temperatures will be rebound quickly. Also, due to th
  • Why do we call it the dog days of summer?

    ...- Clint Boone
    We often say the middle of July through the first week of August is called the dog days of summer. It actually doesn't have anything to do with your pet. Ancient Romans believed that Sirius, the dog star, added heat along with the sun this time of the year
  • Today is the hottest day of the year

    ...- Michael Collier
    Welcome to the hottest day of the year for Tulsa (on average). And, true to climatology, today is rather hot. Now, this year, might not be the hottest day of the year, but if one is to look through the record books, they would see that the records for toda
  • Your weekend forecast

    ...- Clint Boone
    As we head into the weekend the rain chances will be going down. During the overnight hours heading  a complex of showers and thunderstorms will be possible across northwest Oklahoma. Part of that complex may affect parts of Green Country so if you do have

  • ...- Bradon Long
    You can spot a rare stellar event come Friday morning over most of Green Country, though good luck pronouncing it.The Aldebaran Occultation takes place Friday across North America. This occurs when the brightest star in the constellation Taurus crosses orb
  • Below normal rainfall for Tulsa

    ...- Clint Boone
    Even with the inch of rain that fell yesterday we are about 6 1/2 inches below normal  for the year. April has been the only month with above normal rainfall. Thankfully we will have rain in the forecast for the next couple of days.  The hot, dry weather l
  • Popcorn? No, not food--today's thunderstorms

    ...- Bradon Long
    We've thrown this term around a lot lately (and every summer). What are those thunderstorms that make us hungry, for rain and food?Popcorn thunderstorms are the hardest to pinpoint exactly where they'll happen because of exactly what they are, which is why
  • Thousands evacuated in "almost unprecedented" California wildfire

    ...- Bradon Long
    We may think (and know) it's hot in Green Country, but with rain in the forecast, we at least have a few chances of relief.The same can't be said for Californians, as a wildfire continues to ravage areas north of Los Angeles. Over the weekend, a wildfire i
  • Finally! Relief from the heat

    ...- Molly McCollum
    We're saying goodbye to the triple digits of last week and hello to some slight relief from the heat. While it will still be hot and humid this afternoon, we'll be in the low to mid-90s instead of the 100s. There is a decent chance for scattered showers an
  • Some relief from the heat this week

    ...- Clint Boone
    The upper level high pressure system that brought us the excessive heat over the weekend will be drifting west as we head into Monday. Also, a cold front will be nearing the area from the north providing us with daily chances for showers and thunderstorms.
  • More heat this weekend

    ...- Molly McCollum
    We are expecting more heat and humidity as we head into the weekend. Heat advisories are in place through Saturday evening and it wouldn't be surprising to see another advisory for Sunday as heat indexes will stay in the triple digits. We all know the extr
  • 2016's 1st 100-degree days forecasted for Tulsa

    ...- Molly McCollum
    We're expecting our temperature to climb to 100 degrees for the first time this year in Tulsa Thursday. It's very likely we will add to that total as we had toward this weekend.  We are forecasting 101 degrees Friday and 100 degrees Saturday. Typically, we
  • Really missing Winter? Time to head to Alaska... Winter Storm Warning.

    ...- Bradon Long
    If you're absolutely set on beating the heat and heading towards Winter, then there's only one place for you this week--Alaska.A Winter Storm Warning is in effect for most of Northern Alaska until tomorrow evening. You better get there quick, because trave
  • After hottest June EVER, time to crank up the AC... Plains heat wave

    ...- Bradon Long
    We keep mentioning it, time and time again--it's hot, it's going to  be hot and it's going to STAY hot.But this week just might become the hottest week of 2016 so far, and not just for Green Country. If you find yourself almost anywhere east of the Rockies
  • Heat Wave this week

    ...- Clint Boone
    A hot stretch of weather can be expected this week with highs in the upper 90s to triple digits. The jet stream has retreated farther to the north as upper level high pressure dominates the area. There is still lots of moisture from last week's rains so ex
  • Heat On The Way

    ...- Aaron Reeves
    After a cooler and wetter period across Green Country summer looks to return in force! The pattern that brought us the cooler and wetter conditions is changing as a large upper level ridge builds in across the area. This will push the jet stream well north
  • Hot today

    ...- Michael Collier
    Saturday afternoon looks hot and a little humid with highs in the low to mid 90's across Green Country.The heat is on starting Sunday as afternoon highs soar into the upper 90's. That hot weather pattern will continue through next week and it is likely we
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