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The Richland Satellite Tornado of May 24, 2011

Tornado Information

PRELIMINARY DATA...
EVENT DATE: MAY 24, 2011
EVENT TYPE: TORNADO
EF RATING: EF-0
ESTIMATED PEAK WINDS (MPH): UNKNOWN
INJURIES/FATALITIES: 0/0
EVENT LOCATION AND TIME: 3 NW RICHLAND AT 4:37-4:38 PM CDT
DAMAGE PATH LENGTH (IN MILES): 1 MILE
DAMAGE WIDTH: TO BE DETERMINED
NOTE: THIS TORNADO WAS A SATELLITE TORNADO WHICH ROTATED
COUNTERCLOCKWISE AROUND TORNADO B2 (THE CALUMET-EL RENO-
PIEDMONT-GUTHRIE TORNADO).

Tornado Track

Preliminary Tornado Track for the Richland Satellite Tornado of May 24, 2011n

Radar Images

Twin Lakes, OK (KTLX) Radar Relectivity and Storm Relative Velocity
Twin Lakes, OK (KTLX) Combination Radar Reflectivity and Storm Relative Velocity at 4:36 PM CDT on 5/24/2011
4:36 PM CDT
Twin Lakes, OK (KTLX) Combination Radar Reflectivity and Storm Relative Velocity at 4:40 PM CDT on 5/24/2011
4:40 PM CDT

Tornado Warnings and Warning Updates

WWUS54 KOUN 242132
SVSOUN

SEVERE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORMAN OK
432 PM CDT TUE MAY 24 2011

OKC017-242145-
/O.CON.KOUN.TO.W.0044.000000T0000Z-110524T2145Z/
CANADIAN OK-
432 PM CDT TUE MAY 24 2011

...A TORNADO WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 445 PM CDT FOR
NORTHEASTERN CANADIAN COUNTY...

AT 431 PM CDT...A LARGE...VIOLENT TORNADO WAS LOCATED IN THE
NORTHERN PARTS OF EL RENO...MOVING EAST-NORTHEAST AT 30 MPH. PERSONS
IN EL RENO...PIEDMONT...AND NORTHERN YUKON NEED TO BE TAKING
SHELTER! THIS IS A VERY DANGEROUS SITUATION!

* LOCATIONS IN THE WARNING INCLUDE CONCHO...EL RENO...NORTHWESTERN
OKLAHOMA CITY...OKARCHE...PIEDMONT AND RICHLAND.

LAT...LON 3573 9806 3573 9779 3573 9767 3552 9767
3551 9800 3556 9809
TIME...MOT...LOC 2131Z 256DEG 26KT 3558 9793

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