Powerful tornadoes ripped through Oklahoma May 3, 1999 including this storm that was ripping apart Bridge Creek, Okla. The storm packed winds that were measured up to 318 miles per hour at one point. The storms killed 44 people.  (AP Photo/J. Pat Carter)

Today in History: May 3

Today is Tuesday, May 3, the 124th day of 2016. There are 242 days left in the year.

Forecast

John’s Tuesday Afternoon Forecast

A cold front in the northeast and a weak disturbance in the northwest will give the northern tier of the state a shot at a few showers this …