Sunny skies, 60s in central Oklahoma Thursday with light wind

The National Weather Service has included Moore County in a severe thunderstorm watch for Wednesday evening.

Showers are also possible Tuesday afternoon when highs will reach into the low 70s.

Temperatures on Wednesday will spike into the 60s, with a high of 69 degrees expected in Central Park, the weather service said.

A High Wind Warning is in effect for Litchfield County until 7pm on Thursday.

SATURDAY - Very cold and blustery, with a northwest wind 10-20 miles per hour.

Westerly winds of 20 to 30 miles per hour are forecast throughout the day, with gusts reaching up to 60 miles per hour, the National Weather Service reports.

Strong winds can blow down limbs, trees and power lines, and scattered power outages are possible, the weather service said. Saturday will be cooler with a high in the upper 30s. Less than a half-inch of snow is expected. There is a remote chance that extreme southern New England may receive a few flakes of snow from the system.

Today: Sunny, with a high near 56. Saturday night, partly cloudy, with a low around 22. Winds could gust as high as 24 miles per hour. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38.

Sunday, March 5 - Mostly sunny, with a high near 67.

Today: A 20 percent chance of rain after 4pm.

Sunday night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55.

  • Larry Hoffman