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Severe thunderstorm warning for Caddo, Comanche, Grady counties until 5:30 p.m., National Weather Service, Norman

by Bryan Painter Published: August 15, 2013

BULLETIN – IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORMAN OK
THU AUG 15 2013

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NORMAN HAS ISSUED A

* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR…
  SOUTHEASTERN CADDO COUNTY IN SOUTHWEST OKLAHOMA…
  NORTHEASTERN COMANCHE COUNTY IN SOUTHWEST OKLAHOMA…
  EXTREME SOUTHWESTERN GRADY COUNTY IN CENTRAL OKLAHOMA…

* UNTIL 530 PM CDT

* AT 445 PM CDT…NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE METEOROLOGISTS DETECTED A
  SEVERE THUNDERSTORM LOCATED NEAR CYRIL…MOVING SOUTH AT 15 MPH.

HAZARDS IN THE WARNING INCLUDE…
HALF DOLLAR SIZE HAIL…
DAMAGING WINDS IN EXCESS OF 60 MPH…

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE…
  CYRIL…FLETCHER…STERLING AND CEMENT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

MOVE INSIDE A STURDY BUILDING UNTIL THE STORM HAS PASSED.


by Bryan Painter
Assistant Local Editor
Bryan Painter, assistant local editor, has 31 years’ experience in journalism, including 22 years with the state's largest newspaper, The Oklahoman. In that time he has covered such events as the April 19, 1995 bombing of the Alfred P. Murrah...
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