Tornado Watch Issued For Central Oklahoma


Sunday, April 13th 2014, 3:37 pm
By: News 9


The National Weather Service has issued a tornado watch in effect until 8 p.m. for several counties in central Oklahoma including Canadian, Cleveland, Garfield, Garvin, Grady, Grant, Hughes, Kay, Kingfisher, Lincoln, Logan, McClain, Noble, Oklahoma, Payne, Pottawatomie, Seminole and more.

News 9 Meteorologist Matt Mahler said storms will be capable of tennis ball size hail and wind gusts of 70 mph.

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Several central Oklahoma counties are also under a freeze warning through Tuesday.

Mahler said accumulating snow appears likely in northwest Oklahoma, while a dusting is possible through northern Oklahoma. Central Oklahoma could see a mix. Temperatures will drop to around freezing in Oklahoma City early Tuesday morning.

Complete list of Oklahoma counties under watches, warnings and advisories.

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