East Texas has been hit hard by storms, with reports of tornadoes: Tornado-warned storms
East Texas was struck by a powerful storm on Wednesday morning, dropping trees and causing possible significant damage as Houston and the surrounding area huddled together under various weather warnings and advisories.
Conditions are still being evaluated by officials. A possible tornado touched down in the 100 block of Airway, according to Harris County Sheriff Ed Gonzalez in a tweet. Two lanes of the I-69 southbound were closed due to a crash, according to Houston police.
According to the National Weather Service, a tornado warning for the Houston area was lifted at 9:30 a.m., and a tornado watch was reinstated for the region around 11 a.m.
It’s eight o’clock in the morning. Wednesday According to the latest information from OG&E’s system watch, approximately 2,500 customers are currently without electricity.
It’s 1:55 in the morning. Wednesday Recent updates indicate that the National Weather Service has lifted its severe thunderstorm warning for Gravin and Hughes counties as well as those for Lincoln and McClain in Oklahoma and Pottawatomie and Seminole in Kansas. Officials had planned to keep the warning in effect until 2:30 a.m., but it was lifted 30 minutes early.
As a result of the cancellation of the warning, the Sooner State is no longer under any threat of severe weather.
It’s 1:30 a.m. in the morning. According to OG&E’s System Watch, more than 2,200 people in the Oklahoma City metro area are currently without power as of Wednesday afternoon. More than 2,100 of those customers are located in Oklahoma City, the state’s largest city.