Severe Thunderstorm Warning
Issued by NWS Tulsa, OK

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TULSA OK
1155 PM CDT SAT MAY 16 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TULSA HAS ISSUED A

* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR...
  CRAIG COUNTY IN NORTHEAST OKLAHOMA...
  NORTHWESTERN DELAWARE COUNTY IN NORTHEAST OKLAHOMA...
  NORTHWESTERN MAYES COUNTY IN NORTHEAST OKLAHOMA...
  EASTERN NOWATA COUNTY IN NORTHEAST OKLAHOMA...
  OTTAWA COUNTY IN NORTHEAST OKLAHOMA...
  NORTHEASTERN ROGERS COUNTY IN NORTHEAST OKLAHOMA...

* UNTIL 100 AM CDT

* AT 1154 PM CDT...SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE
  EXTENDING FROM CHETOPA TO CHELSEA...AND MOVING NORTHEAST AT 70 MPH.

  HAZARD...70 MPH WIND GUSTS AND QUARTER SIZE HAIL.

  SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

  IMPACT...HAIL DAMAGE TO VEHICLES IS EXPECTED. EXPECT CONSIDERABLE
           TREE DAMAGE. WIND DAMAGE IS ALSO LIKELY TO MOBILE HOMES...
           ROOFS AND OUTBUILDINGS.

* LOCATIONS IN OR NEAR THE PATH INCLUDE...BIG CABIN...WHITE OAK...
  PYRAMID CORNERS...WELCH...VINITA...BLUEJACKET...BERNICE...BERNICE
  STATE PARK...AFTON...NARCISSA...FAIRLAND...COMMERCE...CARDIN...TWIN
  BRIDGES STATE PARK...MIAMI...PICHER...OTTAWA AND QUAPAW.

THIS INCLUDES INTERSTATE 44 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 268 AND 320.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

REMAIN ALERT FOR A POSSIBLE TORNADO! TORNADOES CAN DEVELOP QUICKLY
FROM SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS. IF YOU SPOT A TORNADO GO AT ONCE INTO THE
BASEMENT OR SMALL CENTRAL ROOM IN A STURDY STRUCTURE.

INTENSE SQUALL LINES CAN SOMETIMES PRODUCE BRIEF TORNADOES AND
WIDESPREAD SIGNIFICANT WIND DAMAGE. ALTHOUGH A TORNADO IS NOT
IMMEDIATELY LIKELY...IT IS BEST TO MOVE TO AN INTERIOR ROOM ON THE
LOWEST FLOOR OF A BUILDING. THIS STORM MAY CAUSE SERIOUS INJURY AND
SIGNIFICANT PROPERTY DAMAGE.

&&

LAT...LON 3664 9478 3638 9563 3701 9548 3700 9466
TIME...MOT...LOC 0455Z 226DEG 60KT 3703 9512 3649 9540

TORNADO...POSSIBLE
HAIL...1.00IN
WIND...70MPH

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