Flash Flood Watches are posted through Monday morning for all of Texoma. The most concentrated rainfall is expected Saturday night into Sunday. Please be alert to floodwaters, washed out roads and rising creeks.
5-14-04 - Prepare to change the way you drive near Oklahoma construction zones. Hoping to reduce accidents, Governor Brad Henry signed a bill into law this week that makes it illegal to merge within 1,500 feet of a construction zone.
It comes after several bad accidents, including one two weeks ago in the Arbuckle Mountains, where a car waited until the last moment to merge, and was clipped by a semi-truck.
If drivers don't obey the new law, they could pay a fine from $100 to $1,000 or 30 days in jail. The new law will go into affect November 1st.