Strong wind Sunday followed by light rain Monday
October 26, 2022
Strong winds on Sunday caused some downed tree limbs in the area. The Woods County Courthouse had a large limb broken from a tree near power lines. The wind kicked up dust that caused at least one motor vehicle collision in the area. It also caused some problems for fire departments battling a grass fire near Nash. The smoke and fire caused a shutdown of State Highway 11 Sunday afternoon. There were some reported power outages in the southwest part of Alva Sunday morning.
The Oklahoma Mesonet recorded the state’s highest wind gust Sunday at 63 mph at Hooker in the panhandle. Goodwell reco...