Oklahoma sees tornado on day weather forecast to be active

CEMENT, Okla. (AP) — The National Weather Service says a weak tornado has touched down in southwestern Oklahoma.

Meteorologist Michael Scotten said the tornado touched down between Cement and Anadarko shortly after 3 p.m. Wednesday. No injury or damage was reported as the storm moved toward Chickasha, where the school district kept its students as a precaution.

Scotten said the threat of weak tornadoes and hail was possible into Wednesday night.

A swath of the Great Plains is under a tornado watch until 9 p.m. Wednesday, including parts of North Texas, Oklahoma, Kansas and Nebraska.

 

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