Henryetta tornado stronger than first thought


Monday, May 19th 2003, 12:00 am
By: News On 6


Officials now say the tornado that hit Henryetta on Friday, was stronger than first estimated.

The National Weather Service has classified the Okmulgee County tornado as an F-1, rather than an F-0. An F-1 is a "moderate" tornado with winds between 73 and 112 miles per hour.

The twister damaged about 20 homes.