Live Updates: New Tornado Watch Issued For Overnight Across Oklahoma

Tuesday, October 12th 2021, 11:08 pm
By: Ryan Welton


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A new tornado watch has been updated for parts of western and northwestern Oklahoma until 6 a.m.

Counties included in the watch area are Alfalfa, Beaver, Beckham, Blaine, Caddo, Canadian, Custer, Dewey, Ellis, Garfield, Greer, Harmon, Harper, Jackson, Kay, Kingfisher, Logan, Major, Noble, Roger Mills, Washita, Woods and Woodward County.


Damage was reported Tuesday after tornadoes moved through two parts of western Oklahoma. Multiple tornadoes were reported, and the primary tornado areas were in the Tillman County area and near the town of Clinton. According to News 9 Chief Meteorologist, the primary areas of damage are on the east side of Clinton, northeast of Clinton, southwest of Frederick and north and northeast of Frederick. News 9 Meteorologist Lacey Swope says roof damage has been reported in Clinton, and that there has also been damage at the Clinton airport.

WATCH: Tornado On The Ground In Clinton, Oklahoma

News 9 reporter Barry Mangold arrived on the scene in Clinton. The roof of a body shop was ripped off.Body Shop Roof Clinton Tornado Damage 10-12

The storm caused a downed power line and an overturned traffic sign.

Clinton Tornado Damage 10-12

Damage also occurred at the Clinton Regional Airport

Clinton Regional Airport Damage 10-12 - 1

Clinton Regional Airport Damage 10-12 - 2

The fire chief of Clinton told News 9 there have been no reported injuries.


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