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Freezing rain chances, alerts raised for Oklahoma City metro

Freezing rain chances beginning Sunday night have Oklahoma City streets crews on alert.

After a generally pleasant weekend, rain chances increase Sunday into Monday, with overnight lows at or near freezing.

Damp weather is predicted throughout the week.

Oklahoma City will have 15 trucks loaded with salt and ready to treat snow routes if necessary, a Public Works Department spokeswoman said.

The city issued an advisory Friday at with reminders on winter driving and home heating safety tips.

William Crum

OU and Norman High School graduate, formerly worked as a reporter and editor for the Associated Press, the Star Tribune in Minneapolis, and the Norman Transcript. Married, two children, lives in Norman. Read more ›