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February 1994 Storm Data


OKLAHOMA, Western, Central, and Southeastern (OKC) OKZ004>053            February, 1994
Central and Eastern080430CST-           0    0            Ice
Oklahoma,        08  1200CST       
  Zones 013-019>020- 
  024>032-039-040-
  042-045-       
                 Widespread freezing drizzle during the morning hours on the 8th
                 resulted in a thin layer of ice on most roads. Over 300 traffic
                 accidents occurred along with approximately 60 injuries and one
                 fatality. A woman lost her life after she lost control of her car in
                 the 5700 block of Northwest 122nd Street in Oklahoma City. A 25 car
                 pileup occurred in southwest Oklahoma City near interstate 44 and
                 Airport Road during the morning rush hour. 
South Central and08  1500CST-           0    0            Ice Storm
Southeast Oklahoma,092000CST
  Zones 040>043-
  046>053-077-
                 Widespread sleet and freezing rain resulted in accumulations of ice of
                 over a half inch in most areas and over an inch in some areas. Icy
                 roads continued through the morning hours on the 10th. Numerous traffic
                 accidents occurred along with a few injuries. Schools were closed for
                 at least one day in most areas and up to several days in a few areas. 
Eastern Oklahoma,09  0200CST-           0    0            Ice and Snow
  Zones065>071-      1700CST
  073>075-
                 Freezing rain, sleet, and snow occurred across eastern Oklahoma on the
                 9th. Numerous accidents occurred as a result of icy roads, with the
                 most serious accident being a 10 car pile up on Interstate 40 just west
                 of Okemah which injured 5 persons. 7 other persons were injured in 4
                 separate accidents around Okmulgee. 
McClain County,  19  1603CST            0    0            Hail (0.88)
  Blanchard     
Stephens County, 19  1605CST            0    0            Hail (1.00)
  NR Duncan        
Oklahoma County, 19  1605CST            0    0   4        Lightning
  Oklahoma City
Cleveland County,19  1605CST            0    0            Hail (0.75)
  4.5 WNW Norman        
Cleveland County,19  1605CST            0    0            TSTM Wind (50)
  4.5 WNW Norman        
Cleveland County,19  1608CST            0    0            Hail (1.00)
  5.5 NW Norman        
Cleveland County,19  1620CST            0    0   4        TSTM Wind
  Norman
Oklahoma County, 19  1630CST            0    0            Hail (0.88)
  8 SSE Choctaw     
    
Cleveland County,19  1630CST            0    0            Hail (0.75)
  7 ESE Moore    
     
Cleveland County,19  1630CST            0    0   3        TSTM Wind
  7 ESE Moore   
      
Oklahoma County, 19  1635CST            0    0   4        TSTM Wind
  Newalla       
Oklahoma County, 19  1636CST            0    0            Hail (0.75)
  Harrah
Pottawatomie County,191641CST           0    0   3        TSTM Wind (57)
  McLoud
Pottawatomie County,191644CST           0    0            Hail (1.00)
  McLoud       
Lincoln County,  19  1651CST            0    0            Hail (1.00)
  5 WSW Meeker   
     
Creek County,    19  1730CST            0    0   3        TSTM Wind
  7 S Bristow  
     
Creek County,    19  1745CST            0    2   4        TSTM Wind (65)
  2 SW Kellyville    
Tulsa County,    19  1755CST            0    0   3        TSTM Wind (52)
  Glenpool
Tulsa County,    19  1805CST            0    0            TSTM Wind (56)
  5 S Bixby       
Craig County,    19  1855CST            0    0   3        TSTM Wind
  Vinita
Delaware County, 19  1910CST            0    0   4        TSTM Wind (56)
  NR Cleora
Ottawa County,   19  1915CST            0    0   4        TSTM Wind
  NR Fairland
Atoka County,    19  1949CST            0    0            Hail (0.75)
  Lane          
                 Thunderstorms in central and eastern Oklahoma during the afternoon and
                 early evening hours on the 19th produced hail up to quarter size and
                 damaging winds.
                 Thunderstorm winds estimated at 70 to 75 miles an in near Neversweet
                 Airport 2 miles southwest of Kellyville flipped over a mobile home,
                 injuring 2 people, destroyed an airplane hangar and a barn, damaged
                 several outbuildings and uprooted trees. Thunderstorm winds tore the
                 roof off a church in Newalla, resulted in minor roof damage to a home
                 7 miles east-southeast of Moore, damaged several outbuildings and
                 downed trees in McLoud, tore a patio roof off a house in Newalla and
                 ripped a section of the roof off an apartment complex in Norman. Strong
                 thunderstorm winds damaged a house and a mobile home 7 miles south of
                 Bristow, knocked down a privacy fence and resulted in minor roof damage
                 to homes in Glenpool. In Vinita, strong thunderstorm winds damaged a
                 baseball field backstop at Memorial Field, blew debris into and broke
                 several automobile windows, downed several wooden fences and blew out
                 a window at the high school. Near Cleora, strong thunderstorm winds
                 damaged the roofs of 2 homes, destroyed a machine shed, uprooted trees,
                 and overturned an empty semi-trailer. Strong thunderstorm winds near
                 Fairland destroyed a poultry house and 2 barns and uprooted trees.
                       
                 Lightning started a fire which resulted in $18,000 in damage to a house
                 in the 6400 block of Westlane in Oklahoma City.
Jefferson County,21  1510CST            0    0            TSTM Wind (55)
  Ryan          
Jefferson County,21  1615CST            0    0            Hail (0.75)
  Ryan          
Jefferson County,21  1615CST            0    0            TSTM Wind
  Ryan          
Stephens County, 21  1635CST            0    0   2        Lightning
  2 E Empire City
Cotton County,   21  1730CST            0    0            Hail (0.75)
  2 W Randlett
Stephens County, 21  1740CST            0    0   3        Lightning
  2 E Empire City
Garvin County,   21  1945CST            0    0   3        Lighting
  Wynnewood
Comanche County, 21  2130CST            0    0   4        Lightning
  NR Lawton 
                 Thunderstorms in southern Oklahoma during the afternoon and evening
                 hours on the 21st produced hail up to dime size and damaging winds.
                 Thunderstorm winds downed tree limbs in Ryan. 
                 Lightning strikes 2 miles east of Empire City destroyed an outbuilding
                 around 1635CST and damaged electronic equipment around 1740CST. A
                 lightning strike started a fire which damaged a house northwest of
                 Duncan. Lightning started a fire which resulted in an estimated $42,000
                 in damage to a house near Lawton. A lightning strike near a house in
                 Wynnewood broke out 3 windows and started a small fire in a bedroom.
Carter County,   28  1625CST            0    0   2        Lightning
  2 NNE Wilson
                 A lightning strike during the afternoon hours on the 28th produced
                 minor damage to 3 homes 2 miles north-northeast of Wilson.
*****NORTH TEXAS
Wichita County,  21  1435CST            0    0            Hail (0.88)
  8 E Electra Tx
   
Wichita Falls,   21  1459CST            0    0   3        TSTM Wind
  Wichita Falls
Wichita County,  21  1501CST- 0.5  15   0    0            Tornado (F0)
  Wichita Falls      1504CST
  Municipal Airport 
  - NR Sheppard AFB
Wichita County,  21  1506CST            0    0   3        TSTM Wind
  E Sheppard AFB 
Wichita County,  21  1515CST            0    0   3        TSTM Wind
  6 WSW Wichita   
  Falls
Wichita County,  21  1645CST            0    0            Hail (0.88)
  8 S Electra 
    
Wichita County,  21  1724CST            0    0            Hail (0.75)
  1 SW Burkburnett   
                 Thunderstorms developed in the western part of north Texas during the
                 afternoon hours on the 21st and produced a small weak tornado, hail up
                 to nickel size and damaging winds.
                 A tornado on the gust front developed at 1501CST near Wichita Falls
                 Municipal Airport and traveled east approximately 1/2 mile before
                 dissipating near Sheppard AFB at 1504CST. No damage was reported from
                 this small weak tornado.
                 Thunderstorm winds blew a sheet metal roof off a horse barn just east
                 of Sheppard Air Force Base, tore off part of the roof of a radio
                 station 6 miles southwest of Wichita Falls, tore a patio roof off a
                 house in Wichita Falls
Baylor County,   22  0520CST            0    0            Hail (2.00)
  Westover    
Archer County,   22  0533CST            0    0            Hail (1.00)
  5.5 N Megargel 
   
Archer County,   22  0548CST            0    0            Hail (0.75)
  5.5 N Megargel 
   
Archer County,   22  0555CST            0    0            Hail (0.75)
  Archer City   
Baylor County,   22  0610CST            0    0            Hail (0.75)
  SW Seymour    
Clay County,     22  0625CST            0    0            Hail (0.75)
  10 WSW Henrietta 
                 Thunderstorms in the western part of north Texas during the early
                 morning hours on the 22nd produced hail up to 2 inches in diameter. 
   
                 Hail up to dime size covered the ground in Archer City. Larger than
                 golf ball size hail fell in Westover and was on the ground for over two
                 hours.
Baylor County,   28  2330CST            0    0            Hail (0.75)
  Mabelle     
                 An isolated thunderstorm late in the evening on the 28th produced hail
                 up to dime size.


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