Forecasters are warning of dangerous, life-threatening wildfire conditions in parts of the Southwest and Southern Plains on Tuesday as firefighters in rural Oklahoma battle blazes that have killed at least two people.
The Latest on wildfires in Oklahoma (all times local): 2:05 p.m. Firefighters battling wildfires in western Oklahoma that have killed two people are preparing for what the National Weather Service says will be historic fire conditions.
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Officials say wildfires have killed two people in western Oklahoma and continue to threaten that area and the western North Texas.
Residents have been ordered to evacuate from a small southwestern Oklahoma town due to a wildfire threat.
The Latest on wildfires that have burned thousands of acres in northwestern Oklahoma (all times local): 10:25 a.m.
A wildfire in northwestern Oklahoma has burned more than 120,000 acres (485 sq.
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