After a wild ride into 2021, things got suddenly quiet. The pattern has settled down for a bit, but things can always change quickly in Winter. As it looks right now, a few showers will glance far SE OK this week, with the first storm system rolling through on Friday. Expect a little light snow across the northern counties, but nothing to get excited about. Kansas will get a little better outcome with this system as far as snow goes.
The system after that arrives late Monday, and it’s just a chill rain for the state, but more snow for Kansas.
The final system of the month rolls in around the 29th. More rain with it.
What about the arctic air? So far, it’s mostly affecting the N half of the country. It won’t take much of a push to get it into Oklahoma though. I’ll keep an eye on things. Meanwhile, here’s how temperature trends are shaping up given the current look at the pattern: