NWS: Total Of 7 Tornadoes Hit Green Country In May 16 Outbreak


Tuesday, May 19th 2015, 5:29 pm
By: News On 6


The National Weather confirms a total of seven tornadoes touched down in eastern Oklahoma late Saturday night - leaving debris scattered across Green Country.

Tornadoes rated EF-1 touched down near Tiawah in Rogers County, near Adair in Mayes County, near Ketchum in Craig County, near Bernice in Delaware County, and near Fairland in Ottawa County.

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Those five tornadoes are in addition to the one that hit Broken Arrow near the Wagoner, Tulsa County line.

That EF-2 twister damaged 126 homes and buildings.

Another EF-1 tornado damaged homes, barns, and even classic cars in Inola.