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Wildfire Danger Continues in Southern California

High pressure building into the Western U.S. will create strong offshore winds in southern California. Temperatures in this region are unseasonably hot, and conditions are dry. The combination of these strong winds and dry conditions will bring fire danger to portions of southern California. Red Flag Warnings are in effect here. Any new fires in this region could quickly grow out of control. Read More >

SPC
ID #
Date Time
(CST)
Path
Length
(miles)
Path
Width
(yards)
F-Scale Killed Injured County Path
  05/17/1942 1545 25     0 1 Carter 2 W Fox - Clemscot - Woodford - Springer Ardmore Airport
46-1 02/13/1946 0300       1 15 Carter Ardmore
53-53 12/02/1953 1930 31 880 F1 0 2 Carter/ Murray 3.5 W Ardmore - 3.5 NE Sulphur (* not continuous)
59-10 03/25/1959 1610 4 50 F2 0 0 Carter Near Ardmore
73-48 06/04/1973 2330 0.5 15 F1 0 1 Carter Near Ardmore
83-29 05/13/1983 1809 0.1 3 F0 0 0 Carter Ardmore (Near I-35/ US-70)
84-10 04/20/1984 1545 0.1 n/a F0 0 0 Carter 4 WSW Ardmore
85-14 04/29/1985 1854 14 880 F2 0 1 Love/ Carter 4 WSW Overbrook- Ardmore- 5 WNW Dickson
87-15 05/24/1987 1420 0.3 25 F0 0 0 Carter 3 NW Ardmore
90-11 04/09/1990 2310 11 440 F2 0 4 Carter 2 S Lone Grove- Near Ardmore
91-5 03/21/1991 1730 2 100 F1 0 0 Carter 5 S Ardmore
93-32 05/06/1993 1442 8 50 F1 0 1 Carter 3 WNW- 3 SSW Ardmore
95-29 05/07/1995 1524 34 700 F3 3 6 Cooke TX/ Love/ Carter Near Bulcher TX- 4 SSE Leon- Ardmore- 2 WNW Ardmore
  05/10/2010 1725 0.5 30 EF0 0 0 Carter 4 WNW Ardmore
 

Records taken from the Storm Prediction Center archive data, "Storm Data", and data from the National Weather Service office in Norman. Data modified as described in NOAA Tech Memo NWS SR-209 (Speheger, D., 2001: "Corrections to the Historic Tornado Database").

Historic data, especially before 1950, are likely incomplete.

Compilation © Doug Speheger. Used with permission.