Severe Weather In Oklahoma - KAUZ-TV: Newschannel 6 Now | Wichita Falls, TX

Severe Weather In Oklahoma

A severe thunderstorm hit southwestern Oklahoma Thursday night, and heavy winds caused severe damage. The thunderstorm damaged two buildings, but there were no immediate injuries reported.

The Altus Emergency Management Director said part of a church roof was blown off and a motel sign fell onto a vehicle during the high winds. The Director says winds were at about 70 mph. A tornado warning was issued for Osage and Washington counties, but the twister was never confirmed. National Weather Services Reported high winds damaging roofs and flipping motorcycles and swing sets on their side at a location near Bigheart. The Osage County Emergency Management Director said his office is working on damage assessments.

In Norman, cleanup continued after severe winds blew through on Tuesday. One person was slightly injured and there was roof damage to homes and businesses.

  • News HeadlinesNewsMore>>

  • Parents double-checking their child's seat

    Parents double-checking their child's seat

    Saturday, September 23 2017 7:41 PM EDT2017-09-23 23:41:31 GMT

    Matthew Thomas said he is always trying to keep his baby girl, Phenix Thomas, safe.

    "This is my first child," Thomas said. "She is the love of my life and I make sure she stays safe that's what I came out here."

    Matthew Thomas said he is always trying to keep his baby girl, Phenix Thomas, safe.

    "This is my first child," Thomas said. "She is the love of my life and I make sure she stays safe that's what I came out here."

  • Trump's comments about anthem, Curry inflame sports stars

    Trump's comments about anthem, Curry inflame sports stars

    Saturday, September 23 2017 9:39 AM EDT2017-09-23 13:39:00 GMT
    Saturday, September 23 2017 7:40 PM EDT2017-09-23 23:40:06 GMT

    President Donald Trump says if a basketball player doesn't want to visit the White House to celebrate an NBA title, then don't bother showing up.

    President Donald Trump says if a basketball player doesn't want to visit the White House to celebrate an NBA title, then don't bother showing up.

  • US flies mission north of DMZ, sends message to North Korea

    US flies mission north of DMZ, sends message to North Korea

    Saturday, September 23 2017 2:46 PM EDT2017-09-23 18:46:38 GMT
    Saturday, September 23 2017 7:39 PM EDT2017-09-23 23:39:52 GMT

    It's a show of American military might to North Korea _ the United States says it flew bombers and fighter escorts to the farthest point north of the Demilitarized Zone by any such American aircraft this century.

    It's a show of American military might to North Korea _ the United States says it flew bombers and fighter escorts to the farthest point north of the Demilitarized Zone by any such American aircraft this century.

Powered by Frankly