Tornado Warning issued May 21 at 8:57AM CDT until May 21 at 9:45AM CDT by NWS Tulsa OK

The National Weather Service (NWS) issued a tornado warning for Latimer, OK; Pushmataha, OK; Le Flore, OK starting on 2019/05/21 06:57. This event has already been observed and the event is categorized as ‘extreme.’

The best action to take according to NWS is to take shelter during this event. TAKE COVER NOW! Move to a basement or an interior room on the lowest floor of a sturdy building. Avoid windows. If you are outdoors, in a mobile home, or in a vehicle, move to the closest substantial shelter and protect yourself from flying debris.

Map showing affected area for tornado warning
Map of affected area for tornado warning

Original Alert From The National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Tulsa has issued a

  • Tornado Warning for:
    North central Pushmataha County in southeastern Oklahoma
    Central Latimer County in southeastern Oklahoma
    West central Le Flore County in southeastern Oklahoma
  • Until 945 AM CDT.
  • At 857 AM CDT, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado
    was located over Clayton, moving northeast at 45 mph.

    HAZARD Tornado.

    SOURCE Radar indicated rotation.

    IMPACT Flying debris will be dangerous to those caught without
    shelter. Mobile homes will be damaged or destroyed.
    Damage to roofs, windows, and vehicles will occur. Tree
    damage is likely.

  • Locations in or near the path include:
    Clayton Talihina
    Red Oak Albion
    Clayton Lake State Park Talimena State Park
    Bengal Kiamichi
    Tuskahoma Yanush

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