Severe Thunderstorm Warning
Issued by NWS Tulsa, OK

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TULSA OK
1139 PM CDT SAT MAY 16 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TULSA HAS ISSUED A

* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR...
  NORTHWESTERN CHEROKEE COUNTY IN EAST CENTRAL OKLAHOMA...
  MCINTOSH COUNTY IN SOUTHEAST OKLAHOMA...
  SOUTH CENTRAL MAYES COUNTY IN NORTHEAST OKLAHOMA...
  NORTHWESTERN MUSKOGEE COUNTY IN EAST CENTRAL OKLAHOMA...
  SOUTHEASTERN OKMULGEE COUNTY IN NORTHEAST OKLAHOMA...
  WAGONER COUNTY IN NORTHEAST OKLAHOMA...

* UNTIL 1230 AM CDT

* AT 1138 PM CDT...SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE
  EXTENDING FROM COWETA TO DUSTIN...AND MOVING NORTHEAST AT 45 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...HASKELL...VERNON...ERAM...
  HANNA...CHOSKA...REDBIRD...HITCHITA...JAMESVILLE...RAIFORD...
  BOYNTON...PIERCE...PORTER...VIVIAN...COUNCIL HILL...TAFT...
  STIDHAM...EUFAULA...WAINWRIGHT...TULLAHASSEE...LAKE EUFAULA STATE
  PARK...WAGONER...ONAPA...CHECOTAH...OKTAHA...RENTIESVILLE...
  SUMMIT...MUSKOGEE...OKAY...SEQUOYAH STATE PARK...FORT GIBSON AND
  KEEFETON.

THIS INCLUDES INTERSTATE 40 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 241 AND 273.

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 3530 9543 3530 9550 3526 9552 3522 9562
      3525 9560 3525 9563 3522 9568 3520 9568
      3518 9575 3520 9580 3519 9587 3514 9591
      3515 9598 3529 9599 3598 9569 3620 9507
TIME...MOT...LOC 0440Z 235DEG 40KT 3598 9563 3523 9596

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

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