Jul 01, 2018 Mesonet Weather TEMPLATE 0/0/18
Al Sutherland...
Jan 06, 2018 Mesonet Weather 1/6/18
Al Sutherland shows us how the temperatures have varied over the past week. Gary McManus explains how the lack of rain affects the latest drought monitor.
Jan 13, 2018 Mesonet Weather 1/13/18
Al Sutherland shows us what parts of the state have not seen rain in over 100 days. Gary McManus explains why extreme drought is showing up on the latest drought monitor.
Jan 20, 2018 Mesonet Weather 1/20/18
Al Sutherland shows us what parts of the state desperately need rain. Gary McManus has the latest drought monitor.
Jan 27, 2018 Mesonet Weather 1/27/18
Al Sutherland show us the conditions that make it ripe for wildfire, and how Oklahoma compares this week.
Feb 03, 2018 Mesonet Weather 2/3/18
Al Sutherland shows us the area that has gone without rain for 124 consecutive days. Gary McManus explains why extreme drought is growing on the latest drought monitor.
Feb 10, 2018 Mesonet Weather 2/10/18
Al Sutherland shows us the only three Mesonet sites that recorded more than a quarter inch during the last rain event.
Feb 17, 2018 Mesonet Weather 2/17/18
Al Sutherland shows us which Mesonet sites have not seen rain since October. Also, Gary McManus tells us how the expansion of drought impacts the latest drought monitor.
Feb 24, 2018 Mesonet Weather 2/24/18
In the Mesonet weather report, Al Sutherland shows us how diverse this week has been in weather.
Mar 24, 2018 Mesonet Weather 3/24/18
Al Sutherland shows us how the seasons have changed in Oklahoma over the past three weeks.
Mar 31, 2018 Mesonet Weather 3/31/18
Al Sutherland shows us how the recent rains and soil temperatures are impacting crops and Gary McManus looks at rainfall totals since September.
Apr 07, 2018 Mesonet Weather - More dry conditions ahead? 4/7/18
Al Sutherland shows us what a whirlwind (some pun intended) week it has been with the weather and Gary McManus explains why drought is intensifying.
Apr 14, 2018 Mesonet Weather - Fire & Ice 4/14/18
Al Sutherland tells us how low temperatures got over the weekend and how long they remained below freezing. Gary McManus shows us where rain has fallen over the past 180 days.
Apr 21, 2018 Mesonet Weather 4/21/18
Al Sutherland shows us why conditions on Tuesday were ripe for wildfire and Gary McManus explains why green-up is delayed compared to previous years.
Apr 28, 2018 Mesonet Weather 4/28/18
Al Sutherland explains how air temperature changes have impacted soil temperatures and Gary McManus says the recent rains are starting to help the drought monitor.
May 05, 2018 Mesonet Weather 5/5/18
Al Sutherland shows how wind and warmer temperatures are taxing the moisture crops will use. Gary McManus says exceptional drought is growing but the outlook shows rain could return to those areas.
May 12, 2018 Mesonet Weather 5/12/18
Al Sutherland explains how deep plants will have to go to find moisture. Gary McManus says the days of 90-plus degree temperatures are adding up and they could impact the direction drought will move across the state.
May 19, 2018 Mesonet Weather 5/19/18
Al Sutherland shows how spotty the recent rains were. Gary McManus says the moisture will have a larger impact on next week’s drought monitor.
May 26, 2018 Mesonet Weather 5/26/18
Al Sutherland shows us where the rain has actually improved the drought in parts of northwestern Oklahoma.
Jun 02, 2018 Mesonet Weather 6/2/18
Al Sutherland explains how heat and humidity are impacting crops in eastern Oklahoma. Gary McManus says the recent rain could lessen the drought, but higher temperatures could intensify it.
Jun 09, 2018 Mesonet Weather 6/9/18
Al Sutherland shows us how recent temperatures and rainfall compare to normal and how they help the drought monitor.
Jun 16, 2018 Mesonet Weather 6/16/18
We welcome Wes Lee as incoming agricultural coordinator at the Oklahoma Mesonet. He and Al Sutherland will be rotating appearances on SUNUP until Al retires in August. Gary McManus says exceptional drought is shrinking across western Oklahoma, but the potential for drought is growing in the east.
Jun 23, 2018 Mesonet Weather 6/23/18
Al Sutherland introduces us to the newest Mesonet station in the state. Gary McManus says El Nino could influence weather patterns this winter.
Jun 30, 2018 Mesonet Weather 6/30/18
Wes Lee analyzes the recent jump in humidity levels and the heat index, and how that translates to the Cattle Comfort Index. Gary McManus looks at June rainfall totals and the improving drought monitor.
Jul 14, 2018 Mesonet Weather 7/14/18
Wes Lee explains why the recent soil temperatures will make it hard for some seeds to germinate. Gary McManus says while extreme drought is on the run in western Oklahoma, severe drought is growing in the eastern part of the state.
Jul 21, 2018 Mesonet Weather 7/21/18
Wes Lee explains to estimate how much water is evaporating from your pond. Gary McManus says the drought is not necessarily strengthening, but it is moving from one side of the state to the other.
Jul 28, 2018 Mesonet Weather - Goodbye Al! 7/28/18
Al Sutherland offers his final report before retiring next month. We want to thank Al for all of his help in creating and growing the Mesonet weather report over the past nine years. Gary McManus says drought is shifting across the state even though parts of the state saw near normal rainfall over the past month.
Aug 04, 2018 Mesonet Weather 8/4/18
Wes Lee shows us how cool and wet the state has been. Gary McManus says while rain has been nice for most of the state, there are places still in need of more.
Aug 11, 2018 Mesonet Weather 8/11/18
Wes Lee shows us the parts of the state that saw some rain and looks at how much cooler we have been than normal. Gary McManus says exceptional drought has moved back into the state, but he is hopeful it won’t last long.
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