Sunday 13 Jul


OKG Newsletter

Topic: Weather

Weather it

OKG7 things to do

Gazette staff
If you prefer storms on canvas rather than hovering over your roof, head to the inaugural and international National Weather Center Biennale, opening Monday at the National Weather Center, 120 David L. Boren in Norman. On display through June 2, the 100 pieces depict weather’s impact on daily life. Admission is free. Call 325- 3095 or visit

Monday, daily, ongoing

Wednesday, April 17, 2013


As if the drought isn’t enough, Oklahoma’s climate-change scientists warn of more extreme weather.


Shauna Lawyer Struby
Oklahomans tend toward the folksy and poetic when talking about the mercurial qualities of the state’s terrain, weather and geography. It’s a relationship forged living amid volatile weather in a place that, per square mile, boasts the most ecosystems in the nation, where ecological disasters of epic proportions, such as The Dust Bowl, take place.
Wednesday, April 17, 2013

Hardcore Doppler


Gazette staff
Is it just Chicken-Fried News or is it getting hot in here? Porn queen Jesse Jane has revealed in Aroused, a newly released documentary about adult-film starlets, that the triple-X world evidently saved her from a life of radar-reading.
Wednesday, June 12, 2013

Say you’re sorry


Gazette staff
Oklahoma has no short- age of federal lawmakers making waves. This time, it’s not about immigration, sequestration, haircuts on Capitol Hill or even prairie chickens. It’s about weather.
Wednesday, June 26, 2013

Bowled over

Chilled pop? Hip-hop? Whatever sounds Bowlsey is cooking up, it’s winning fans.


Joshua Boydston
10 p.m. Thursday
Kamps 1310 Lounge
1310 N.W. 25th
Wednesday, July 17, 2013

Jump back, Loretta!


Gazette staff
It looks like we’re all going to have to come up with a new tornado drinking game. At the end of August, the Gary England Drinking Game will claim its last drunken storm victim.
Wednesday, July 31, 2013

Bowlsey — Sleepy Weather


Zach Hale
Bowlsey is a fearless bunch. Not fearless in that robotic, armor-clad superhero kind of way, but fearless because its members have nothing to lose, so why not rap over that muffled synth-pop track? Hell, you could even plant it between a couple soulful acoustic ballads. Sure, that’ll work.
Tuesday, August 6, 2013

Weather won’t be the same

Jump back, Loretta! Longtime TV meteorologist and all-around icon Gary England will do his final weathercast Friday night.


Greg Elwell
After 41 years as chief meteorologist for KWTV 9, Gary England is stepping away from the camera.
Wednesday, August 28, 2013

Resilient repetition

What about the other issues that emerge more slowly and with fewer cliches nearly 6 months after May's weather disaster?


Kurt Hochenauer
Anyone who has lived in the Oklahoma City area for a long time knows the post-disaster refrains by heart.
Tuesday, September 17, 2013