OKLAHOMA CITY – Governor Mary Fallin extended a state of emergency for all 77 Oklahoma counties due to the winter storm and flooding that continues to impact the state.
The Street and Park crews for the City of Guthrie continue to clean up debris from the Nov. ice storm.
Logan County is one of 18 counties that the state of Oklahoma is requesting for a major disaster declaration from the federal government following the Thanksgiving ice storm.
The City of Guthrie will be collecting branches, limbs and debris from the recent ice storm.
Many Guthrie and Crescent residents have been in the dark for several hours after suffering a power outage from the recent ice storm. It appears it may be several more hours until power is restored.
The first major winter storm has left an impact on the entire state of Oklahoma. On Sunday afternoon, Gov. Mary Fallin declared a state of emergency for all 77 counties.
The first wave of storms left an impact for a local business and a family on Tuesday afternoon. What seemed to be a harmless September thunderstorm, turned out to look like a scene from a small tornado with a residential roof and a business storage building ripped away.
Fall sports practices are underway in Oklahoma but the weather is still very much summer. As the continues to bake the state, the American Red Cross urges safety first for fitness enthusiasts and athletes as the temperatures remain hot.
Residents in Logan County may qualify for FEMA assistance following the recent heavy storms.
Earlier this week Gov. Mary Fallin and state emergency management officials added Logan County to a list of now 25 counties seeking federal assistance for the heavy rains and flooding in May.
Local business owner and Guthrie resident Asa Nelson captured these lighting strikes during Tuesday’s evening storms. In the background you can see the water tower that sits near 19th Street on the west side of town.
Severe weather made its return to Logan County late Tuesday evening with two tornado warnings and a flash flood warning being issued. The storms brought heavy rains, which led to a bridge being completely washed away. The National Weather Service issued the first tornado warning at 9:50 p.m. for the towns of Orlando and Mulhall. The […]
Guthrie has seen larger floods in the past, but rivers and creeks found their way out of their banks in Logan County over a two-day period causing roadways to flood and shut down for several hours.
As the rain falls at 10 a.m. here in the Guthrie area, the Cottonwood Creek continues to rise and the chances of it coming out of its banks also continues to rise.
Weather updates Logan County, including Guthrie, is under a Areal Flood Warning. 1:40 a.m. – Waterloo Rd east of Hwy 74. 9:30 p.m. – Reports of non-passable roads in Logan County: County Line north of Simpson Rockwell north of Waterloo Seward Rd east of Western… Waterloo 1/2 mile west of 74 Charter Oak east of Santa Fe […]
A husband and wife attempted to do the right thing by turning their vehicle around at an intersection filling up with water, but a wide turn caused their vehicle to go into a ditch in southern Logan County. The couple, along with their three children, were driving north on Western when they saw standing water at the Simmons […]
It was an eventful day for Guthrie Public Schools on Monday as the school district, as well as several citizens and businesses, received more snowfall than what was first predicted for the area. Because of that, one school bus landed in a ditch on the commute home and school officials canceling classes for Tuesday.
With temperatures falling into the 20’s, its never a good time for a heater to go out, but that’s exactly what has happen to classrooms at Fogarty Elementary and the Guthrie Junior High. On Tuesday, teachers sent home a note alerting parents and suggesting to dress their children in warm clothes.
National Weather Service officials have, once again, recognized Guthrie as a StormReady community.
Several residents heard and unfortunately saw some of the effects of Friday morning’s thunderstorm that ripped through downtown Guthrie.