Two upper level waves will interact with a warm and very moist air mass to generate thunderstorms through Saturday. Lightning and torrential rainfall that could cause flash flooding are the primary threats...with a secondary threat of damaging winds. Turn around, don't drown!
The news is all good from the Oklahoma back-to-school sales tax holiday. State Senator Jay Paul Gumm said the first tax-free weekend event in Oklahoma last month increased the state’s sales tax revenue by $4.6 million.
That weekend was August 3-5. It will now become an annual event.