Blog: Tornado coverage

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OKLAHOMA- Tornado outbreak leaves at least two dead and multiple homes destroyed and damaged.

 

KFOR-TV & K. Querry May 9, 20164:24 pm

Tornado is on the ground and headed toward the community of Joy. Take your precautions

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I-35 is closed in both directions between MM 64- 59 in Garvin County due to the tornado.

KFOR Digital Desk May 9, 20164:26 pm

Crossing I-35 right now. 

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Multiple power poles and damage being reported from our storm chaser Chance Coldiron 

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KFOR Digital Desk May 9, 20164:27 pm

Golf Ball size hail being reported North in Edmond 

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The National Weather Service has extended the tornado warning for Murray & Garvin counties until 5 p.m.

KFOR-TV & K. Querry May 9, 20164:36 pm

I-35 in both directions is open between MM 64-59 in Garvin County.

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KFOR Digital Desk May 9, 20164:42 pm

New Tornado Warning for Cleveland and Pottawatomie counties   

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We have reports coming in of homes destroyed.  

KFOR Digital Desk May 9, 20164:51 pm

A wedge tornado is on the ground that could be up to a half mile wide just north of Sulphur

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Tornado is on the ground near Joy/Roff. Stay in your safe spots. 

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KFOR Digital Desk May 9, 20164:55 pm

Near Sulphur, Oklahoma 

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Tornado warning issued for Pontotoc, Murray & Garvin counties until 5:15 p.m.

KFOR Digital Desk May 9, 20164:57 pm

Folks in Little Axe need to be taking safety precautions at this time. 

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KFOR Digital Desk May 9, 20165:02 pm

KFOR Meteorologist Emily Sutton reports a funnel is forming on the Cleveland County storm (east Norman) 

KFOR-TV & K. Querry May 9, 20165:05 pm

Large tornado headed toward Hickory. Take your tornado precautions now.

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KFOR Digital Desk May 9, 20165:11 pm

 

You can see tornado debris from the Bob Moore Chopper4 shot. This is the storm headed toward Hickory 

KFOR-TV & K. Querry May 9, 20165:13 pm

Tornado appears to be rain-wrapped and heading toward Roff. Even if you are not in the path of the tornado, strong winds could still cause damage. Stay away from windows.

KFOR Digital Desk May 9, 20165:13 pm

Chickasaw Turnpike east of Sulphur is closed due to

Tornado crossing the roadway.

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Tornado warning issued for Bryan, Marshall counties until 5:45 p.m.

KFOR Digital Desk May 9, 20165:16 pm

Reports coming in of a tornado on the Cleveland County storm. This will be near  Lake Thunderbird 

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Tornado can be seen near Roff. Residents need to get in their safe spots.

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Tornado near Connerville appears to be winding down. 

KFOR Digital Desk May 9, 20165:26 pm

Third tornado in near Connerville, Oklahoma 

 

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Tornado warning for Pottawatomie & Cleveland counties extended until 6 p.m.

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Tornado warning issued for Johnston, Atoka & Coal counties until 5:45 p.m.

KFOR Digital Desk May 9, 20165:35 pm

Chickasaw Turnpike east of Sulphur is open.

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KFOR Digital Desk May 9, 20165:45 pm

Home destroyed near Hickory, Oklahoma 

KFOR Digital Desk May 9, 20165:48 pm

Tornado Damage near Hickory, Oklahoma 

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KFOR Digital Desk May 9, 20165:49 pm

Damage near Hickory, Oklahoma 

KFOR Digital Desk May 9, 20165:49 pm

US177 at Palmer, approx. 4 miles north of Sulphur, in Murray
County

Is shut down due to power lines across the roadway. 

KFOR-TV & K. Querry May 9, 20165:50 pm

Tornado warning for Atoka & Coal counties in effect until 6:15 p.m.

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Tornado warning for Payne & Noble counties until 6 p.m.

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KFOR Digital Desk May 9, 20165:59 pm

Tornado on the ground near Stillwater, Oklahoma 

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KFOR Digital Desk May 9, 20166:02 pm

One fatality is reported in Garvin County 

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Credit Heather Hill Campbell. Garvin/Murray County tornado 

KFOR Digital Desk May 9, 20166:09 pm

 

Credit Alman Wright 

KFOR Digital Desk May 9, 20166:10 pm

Wedge tornado on the ground in Payne County near Stillwater, Oklahoma 

KFOR Digital Desk May 9, 20166:12 pm

Payne County tornado 

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Tornado warning for Atoka & Coal counties extended until 6:45 p.m.

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Garvin County emergency management officials say an elderly man died when the storm struck near his home.

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KFOR Digital Desk May 9, 20166:20 pm

Tornado near Payne/Noble County line 

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Garvin County officials say five to 10 homes in a two mile stretch have been destroyed or damaged.

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Tornado warning issued for Kay and Grant counties until 7:30 p.m.

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Residents in Blackwell & Deer Creek area should take their tornado precautions. 

KFOR Digital Desk May 9, 20166:56 pm

The Voice will be moving to KAUT Freedom 43. 

KFOR Digital Desk May 9, 20166:58 pm

Health department reporting 3 people transported to the hospital with non-critical injuries in Sulphur area

KFOR-TV & K. Querry May 9, 20167:00 pm

There have been 2 confirmed fatalities. One man was killed in Garvin County and another death has been reported in Johnston County.

KFOR Digital Desk May 9, 20167:11 pm

US177 at Palmer, approx. 4 miles north of Sulphur, in Murray County
Is open.

KFOR Digital Desk May 9, 20167:19 pm

According to National Weather Service SPC (Storm Prediction Center) Oklahoma has had 9 tornadoes today 

KFOR Digital Desk May 9, 20167:22 pm

The immediate threat has moved beyond the NewsChannel 4 viewing area. We will be closing the ‘live’ portion of this blog. Thank you for staying with us as we keep you 4Warned.