Weather Aware conditions continue overnight due to the potential for locally heavy rainfall. A Flash Flood Watch is in effect until 7 a.m. for the northernmost portions of Texoma including Atoka, Coal, Johnston, Murray and Pontotoc Counties Beware of flooded road-ways and never drive around barricades or into water more than six inches deep. High rainfall rates may reduce visibility and also increase the risk of hydroplaning. Turn around, don’t drown! Rain ends NW to SE during the day Thursday.
ARDMORE, OK - The cooler temperatures and recent rains have led to a repeal of oklahoma's state-issued burn bans.
Governor Mary Fallin said the lower wildfire risk led her to lift the bans.
Emergency managers are still urging Oklahomans to use caution when starting fires outdoors because many counties are still in a drought.
Cimarron is the only county in the state still under a burn ban.