Multiple tornadoes touch down in Oklahoma

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OKLAHOMA CITY (KOKH) — Multiple tornadoes have touched down Thursday across western Oklahoma.

A tornado touched down Thursday in Jackson County as stormtrackers followed storms throughout the state.

Just after 1:50 p.m. a tornado warning was issued for Jackson, Harmon and Greer counties until 2:45 p.m. While stormtrackers followed the storm FOX 25 Stormtracker Bobby Hines caught a tornado on the ground a few miles north of Duke, Oklahoma.

The storm was on the ground for several minutes before becoming rain-wrapped. The storm was also produced golf ball to tennis ball-sized hail.

A tornado also was confirmed on the ground south of Waynoka near Highway 281.

Tornadoes also reportedly touched down near Cordell and Weatherford.

by Austin Prickett
May 18th 2017

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