The sixth angel poured out her bowl on the great river Euphrates and its water was dried up to prepare the way for the Kings and Queens from the East
By: OrangeRoses, 3:28 PM GMT on October 28, 2011
Although cloudy and overcast all day and evening yesterday October 27, 2011, just past Noon very light rain started and ended with 4 hundredths of a inch in about 1 hour. Then more began at 9:30 PM and ended at 11:30 PM a bringing a total of 0.34 inches of rain from the gentle scattered showers for the entire day, with no lightning or thunder.
By: OrangeRoses, 8:01 PM GMT on October 23, 2011
Just a few minutes before Midnight, Oct. 22nd, the thunderstorms arrived heralded by a 64 mph gust! Then the rain started and lightning/thunder, not so severe, for two hours. 0.8 inches of rain fell upon the parched ground.
Earlier at 7 PM Saturday, Norman, OK radar displayed a circular group of thunderstorms almost all red — which means the highest clouds — moving slowly East. No other storms appeared then in the SE Oklahoma vicinity. The forecasted rain amount happened here, most likely being absorbed like a dry sponge.
By: OrangeRoses, 3:45 PM GMT on October 18, 2011
A very powerful dust storm 8,000 feet high arose suddenly at and around Lubbock, Texas yesterday just before 6 PM CDT. Local television station KCBD provides a live video of the dust storm's approach and subsequent damage.
By: OrangeRoses, 1:33 AM GMT on October 08, 2011
Another official NWS Precipitation source:
Advanced Hydrologic Prediction Service Oklahoma: Current 1-Day Observed Precipitation
Monthly Rainfall Totals
Sept: 0.8 inches
August 1.4 inches
July 0.1 inches
October 10th 0.15 inches (to date)
Today, October 12th's precipitation was 0.4 inches (in 30 minutes from 8-8:30 AM), then at 9:55 AM another tenth of an inch in 20 minutes.
Updated: 12:04 AM GMT on October 13, 2011