NWS: Creek, Okmulgee County Tornadoes Rated EF-1

Thursday, May 26th 2016, 7:47 am
By: News On 6

The National Weather Service in Tulsa released preliminary findings on two tornadoes that caused damage in Green Country Tuesday night.

An EF-1 tornado with winds of 100 to 110 mph carved an 8-mile path in the Bristow area from 5:28 p.m. to 5:43 p.m. May 24. That storm also caused damage in Sapulpa.

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In Okmulgee County, an EF-1 tornado cut a path of 1.8 miles north of Morris.

That tornado had winds of 95 to 105 mph and touched down from 1:29 a.m. to 1:35 a.m.