Wild Fire Threat Grows Across Western 2/3rd of State

Apr 13, 2018

The fire near Woodward was estimated at 115,000 acres.
Credit Oklahoma Forestry Service via Woodward News

Fire fighters battled major wildfires Thursday in western Oklahoma. Today could be "historic" for wildfires across Oklahoma acording to fire service experts.

A Red Flag Fire Warning has been issued for all the counties to the west of Tulsa. From Tulsa to the east there is a chance of severe weather today.

A major fire near Woodward led to some evacuation orders for that area in northwest Oklahoma. That fire was estimated at 115,000 acres and growing.