Ice Storm Image Gallery

This gallery is a collection of images from the ice storm that struck Norman, OK on December 9-10, 2007. The ice was formed by freezing rain. Roadways were very icy, which caused accidents. The storm caused damage to trees and power lines. Over a million people lost electrical power. Several of the images were taken at the campus of the University of Oklahoma.

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This image shows ice on a lamppost that formed during a storm of freezing rain. As the freezing rain fell, it froze on contact with the garland.
Courtesy of Robin Tanamachi
This image shows flowers that were completely covered in ice.
Courtesy of Ken Kehoe
This bench was full of icicles formed by the freezing rain.
Courtesy of Chris Vagasky
This is a wind vane. When it is not covered with ice, its cups spin to measure wind speed and direction. The cups were covered in ice from the freezing rain.
Courtesy of Nathan Bain
The leaves in this image froze in the direction the wind blew. Ice that is beyond the leaves is from the wind and the collection of the freezing rain.
Courtesy of C.L.
This image shows bikes that were frozen to a bike rack by the freezing rain.
Courtesy of Karl Offen
This image is of a tree broken into half. Both sides of the tree had too much ice on them.
Courtesy of Alexandre Fierro
This image shows outdoor furniture full of icicles from the freezing rain.
Courtesy of James Hocker
This image is of a tree where thick icicles have formed from the freezing rain that turned into ice.
Courtesy of Tracy Reinke
Branches from a tree with ice all around them.
Courtesy of Timm Decker
This image shows a tree branch that had lots of ice on it. The extra weight of the ice made the branch sag, blocking the street.
Courtesy of Renee McPherson
A garden where every leaf of the plants had ice around it.
Courtesy of Renee McPherson

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