The National Weather Service Issues Severe Thunderstorm Warning
Lawton is one of several towns under severe thunderstorm warning capable of producing large hail, according to the National Weather Service.
The weather service issued a statement: 'National Weather Service meteorologists detected a severe thunderstorm capable of producing large destructive hail up to tennis ball size and damaging winds in excess of 65 mph,’ the service memo also said ‘this storm was located near Faxon…moving Northeast at 35 mph.'
Other towns also under the same warning include Geronimo, Chattanooga and Faxon. The weather service is now advising that people should stay inside their homes until the severe thunderstorm warning is lifted.
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