NWS Reports Two Additional Tornadoes, Bringing Total To Seven In NWA & River Valley

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FRANKLIN COUNTY (KFSM) — The National Weather Service in Tulsa determined Wednesday (May 4) two additional tornadoes touched down in Franklin County during the April 26 storm outbreak.

According to the NWS, an EF-1 tornado touched down near Charleston and an EF-0 tornado touched down near Ozark.

The other tornadoes recorded on April 26 include:

  • Muldrow: EF-1 with maximum winds of 100 to 110 miles per hour
  • Kibler: EF-1 with maximum winds of 90 to 100 miles per hour
  • Decatur: EF-1 with maximum winds of 100 to 110 miles per hour
  • Centerton: EF-1 with maximum winds of 85 to 95 miles per hour
  • Wesley: EF-1 with maximum winds of 100 to 110 miles per hour

This latest report from the NWS brings the total of tornadoes that touched down in the area to seven.