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October 1992 Storm Data

OKLAHOMA                October, 1992
Stephens County  07  1345CST            0    0            Hail (1.00)
  2 SW Marlow
Caddo County     07  1403CST            0    0            Hail (1.00)
  Hinton
Grady County     07  1405CST            0    0            Hail (0.75)
  2 S  Chickasha
Canadian County  07  1415CST            0    0            Hail (0.88)
  6 ENE Lookeba
Canadian County  07  1420CST            0    0  20        TSTM Wind (52)
  4 W  El Reno
Canadian County  07  1450CST            0    0            TSTM Wind (52)
  Piedmont
Kingfisher County07  1450CST            0    0            TSTM Wind (56)
  6.5 SE  Kingfisher
Canadian County  07  1455CST  .25  25   0    3   5        Tornado (F1)
  SW Oklahoma City
  (Vicinity S.W 27th  & Czech Hall Road)
Canadian County  07  1501CST            0    0            Hail (0.88)
  Piedmont
Logan County     07  1503CST            0    0            TSTM Wind (52)
  1 E  Guthrie
Logan County     07  1503CST            0    0            Hail (0.75)
  1 E Guthrie
Logan County     07  1524CST            0    0            Hail (1.00)
  S  Seward
Oklahoma County  07  1530CST            0    0   3        TSTM Wind
  Del City
Payne County     07  1545CST            0    0            Hail (0.75)
  4 N  Coyle
Canadian County  07  1550CST            0    0            TSTM Wind (52)
  Piedmont
Payne County     07  1550CST            0    0            TSTM Wind (52)
  Stillwater
Lincoln County   07  1605CST            0    0            TSTM Wind (52)
  4 NW Tryon
Osage County     07  1620CST            0    0            TSTM Wind (52)
  3 W  Grainola
Creek County     07  1620CST            0    0            TSTM Wind (54)
  Oilton
Pawnee County    07  1625CST            0    0            Hail (0.88)
  Skedee

  Severe thunderstorms developed during the early afternoon of the 7th in
  southwest and central Oklahoma along a strong cold front. These storms
  later moved east into northeast Oklahoma during the late afternoon
  hours. The main threat from these storms was strong winds, although
  some hail up to quarter size was reported.

  In Del City, severe thunderstorm winds damaged the roof of a home.
  One tornado was reported. In southwest Oklahoma City, a small gustnado
  developed and moved through a residential area occupied by mostly
  mobile homes and modular homes. Six mobile homes were damaged or
  destroyed, and one garage was damaged. The damage was estimated at
  $150,000. A 60 year old man was in one of the mobile homes with his 2
  granddaughters when the home was destroyed, and all 3 suffered minor
  injuries.

Sequoyah County  07  2030CST            0    0   5        High Winds
  N. Part of Kerr Lake
  Strong winds on Kerr Lake sank a tug boat and 2 of the 8 barges it had
  in tow. 
Carter County    15  1717CST            0    0            Hail (2.75)
  3 W  Wilson        
Carter County    15  1717CST            0    0            Hail (1.75)
  Wilson
Carter County    15  1729CST            0    0            Hail (2.75)
  2 W  Graham        
Carter County    15  1732CST            0    0            Hail (2.75)
  3 W  Wilson        
Coal County      15  1735CST            0    0            Hail (1.75)
  7 NNW Centrahoma
Hughes County    15  1740CST            0    0            Hail (1.25)
  5 S  Calvin        
Hughes County    15  1800CST            0    0            Hail (0.88)
  Calvin        
Murray County    15  1805CST            0    0            Hail (1.75)
  Hickory       
Pontotoc County  15  1810CST            0    0            Hail (1.00)
  3 E  Roff          
McIntosh County  15  1815CST            0    0            Hail (0.75)
  4 N Hanna  
Hughes County    15  1840CST            0    0            Hail (0.88)
  Gerty         
Hughes County    15  1845CST            0    0            Hail (0.75)
  Calvin
Coal County      15  1900CST            0    0            Hail (1.00)
  1 N Tupelo

  Severe thunderstorms moved across portions of south central, east
  central, and southeast Oklahoma. The storms produced hail up to
  baseball size.

Garvin County    26  1350CST            0    0   3        Lightning
  Pauls Valley

  Lightning struck a garage in Pauls Valley, setting it on fire.

Cherokee County  26  1445CST            2    0            Lightning
  Cookson

  Two men were killed in a rock quarry at Cookson. The men were putting
  caps on 24 sticks of dynamite used for blasting, when lightning struck
  1/4 mile away. The resulting ground currents ignited the dynamite.
  killing the 2 men. (M26O, M25O)

Kiowa County     28  1748CST            0    0            Hail (1.00)
  Gotebo
Caddo County     28  1810CST            0    0            Hail (0.75)
  Carnegie
Canadian County  28  1835CST            0    0            Hail (0.75)
  El Reno
Comanche County  28  1840CST            0    0   4        TSTM Wind
  2E 2N Chattanooga

  Isolated severe thunderstorms moved across portions of southwest and
  central Oklahoma, bringing large hail and strong winds. Northeast of
  Chattanooga, severe thunderstorms winds destroyed a barn.

Pittsburg County 31  1545CST            0    0   5        TSTM Wind (56)
  Quinton
Haskell County   31  1625CST            0    0            Hail (1.75)
  Stigler
Haskell County   31  1631CST            0    0            Hail (1.75)
  Stigler
Okmulgee County  31  1700CST            0    0            Hail (1.75)
  Morris
Muskogee County  31  1740CST            0    0            Hail (0.88)
  Boynton
Muskogee County  31  1745CST            0    0            Hail (1.75)
  Boynton
Love County      31  1805CST            0    0            Hail (1.00)
  8 W  Marietta
Muskogee County  31  1808CST            0    0            Hail (1.75)
  Muskogee
Cherokee County  31  1915CST            0    0            Hail (0.88)
  5 SW Tahlequah
Cherokee County  31  1915CST            0    0            TSTM Wind (56)
  5 SW Tahlequah
Cherokee County  31  1925CST            0    0            TSTM Wind (52)
  Moodys
Cherokee County  31  2001CST            0    0            Hail (0.75)
  3 N Moodys
Oklahoma County  31  2016CST            0    0            Hail (1.00)
  Sw Oklahoma City
  (SW 32nd and Agnew)
Cleveland County 31  2021CST            0    0            TSTM Wind (55)
  Norman
Cleveland County 31  2025CST            0    0            Hail (1.50)
  Norman NWS
Creek County     31  2030CST            0    0            Hail (1.00)
  Drumright
Cleveland County 31  2030CST            0    0            Hail (1.75)
  5 N Norman
McClain County   31  2030CST            0    0            TSTM Wind (52)
  4 N  Blanchard
Creek County     31  2030CST            0    0            Hail (1.00)
  Drumright
Pottawatomie County312100CST            0    0            Hail (0.75)
  Mc Loud
Delaware County  31  2100CST            0    0            Hail (0.75)
  W Siloam Springs
Oklahoma County  31  2103CST            0    0            Hail (1.00)
  Oklahoma City 
  (S.E. 59th and Harrah Road)
Pawnee County    31  2105CST            0    0            Hail (1.00)
  Terlton       
Lincoln County   31  2110CST            0    0            Hail (1.00)
  Sparks        
McClain County   31  2115CST            0    0            TSTM Wind
  Goldsby    
Cleveland County 31  2120CST            0    0            TSTM Wind (50)
  Norman NWS       
Cleveland County 31  2120CST            0    0   4        TSTM Wind (52)
  Norman
  (Max Westheimer Airfield)
Oklahoma County  31  2122CST            0    0            Hail (0.88)
  Oklahoma City
  (I-240 and Sunnylane Road) 
Cleveland County 31  2124CST            0    0            TSTM Wind (55)
  Moore         
Cleveland County 31  2130CST            0    0   3        Hail (1.75)
  2 N Norman
Lincoln County   31  2130CST            0    0            Hail (1.25)
  Prague
Oklahoma County  31  2135CST            0    0            TSTM Wind (50)
  Oklahoma City 
  (Fowler and Highway 62)
Osage County     31  2145CST            0    0            TSTM Wind
  5 N Sand Springs
Pottawatomie County312158CST            0    0            Hail (0.88)
  2 E  Aydelotte     
Tulsa County     31  2200CST            0    0            Hail (1.00)
  Nr Prattville    
Tulsa County     31  2209CST            0    0            Hail (0.75)
  Tulsa
Creek County     31  2210CST            0    0            Hail (0.88)
  2 W  Bristow       
Tulsa County     31  2212CST            0    0            Hail (0.88)
  Tulsa
Tulsa County     31  2212CST            0    0            Hail (0.75)
  Tulsa International Airport
Lincoln County,  31  2214CST            0    0            Hail (1.25)
  2 W  Prague        
Tulsa County     31  2218CST            0    0            Hail (1.00)
  Turley
Creek County     31  2220CST            0    0            Hail (0.75)
  2 W Depew
Tulsa County     31  2227CST            0    0            Hail (1.75)
  Tulsa
Tulsa County     31  2230CST            0    0            Hail (1.00)
  Jenks
Creek County     31  2233CST            0    0            TSTM Wind (52)
  Bristow
Tulsa County     31  2240CST            0    0            Hail (1.25)
  S Tulsa
Tulsa County     31  2243CST            0    0            Hail (1.25)
  Broken Arrow
Wagoner County   31  2250CST            0    0            Hail (0.75)
  4 NE Broken Arrow
Okmulgee County  31  2305CST            0    0            Hail (0.88)
  5 N  Okmulgee
Rogers County    31  2315CST            0    0            TSTM Wind
  4 W Inola
Mayes County     31  2325CST            0    0            TSTM Wind
  Pryor
Delaware County  31  2331CST            0    0            Hail (0.75)
  4 E  Ketchum
Johnston County  31  2340CST            0    0            Hail (0.75)
  Tishomingo
Okfuskee County  31  2340CST            0    0            TSTM Wind (52)
  Weleetka
Muskogee County  31  2345CST            0    0            TSTM Wind
  Haskell
Ottawa County    31  2350CST            0    0            Hail (0.75)
  Commerce
Ottawa County    31  2350CST            0    0            TSTM Wind
  Commerce
Delaware County  31  2355CST            0    0            TSTM Wind
  Kenwood
Mc Intosh County 01  0015CST            0    0            TSTM Wind
  Checotah
Wagoner County   01  0015CST            0    0            TSTM Wind (61)
  Wagoner
Cherokee County  01  0020CST            0    0            Hail (0.75)
  Scraper

  Severe thunderstorms developed over eastern Oklahoma during the
  afternoon of the 31st. In the early evening more severe thunderstorms
  developed back to the west over southern and central Oklahoma, and
  again moved into eastern Oklahoma during the evening hours of the 31st
  and early morning hours of the 1st. 

  Strong winds downed trees at Goldsby, and two miles north of downtown
  Norman, golfball size hail driven by strong winds caused damage to a
  car and truck, and to the siding on a home. The total damage was
  estimated at $1500. 

  Winds were measured at 58 MPH at the National Weather Service in
  Norman, and just to the north of the NWS at the Max Westheimer Airfield
  winds estimated in excess of 60 MPH damaged several small airplanes.
  In eastern Oklahoma large hail and damaging winds accompanied the
  storms, with the town of Quinton being the hardest hit. Strong
  thunderstorm winds of at least 65 MPH caused major roof damage to the
  high school in Quinton and moderate roof damage to a church. Three
  outbuildings were destroyed and 35 homes sustained minor roof damage in
  Quinton. Thunderstorm winds downed several trees at Kenwood, and
  numerous large tree limbs were downed at Haskell and 4 miles west of
  Inola. Thunderstorm winds caused roof damage at both Pryor and
  Commerce. Large tree limbs were downed 5 miles north of Sand Springs,
  and numerous chain-link and wooden fences were also knocked down in
  this area. Golfball size hail covered the ground at Morris. Large hail
  was widespread in and around the city of Tulsa, with the hail ranging
  from dime to golfball size. Numerous large tree branches were downed by
  severe thunderstorm winds at Checotah.

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