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EF-1 tornado damages Stilwell homes, businesses

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Posted at 11:07 AM, Apr 13, 2022
and last updated 2022-04-13 18:01:13-04

STILWELL, Okla. — Strong winds rolled through Adair County early Wednesday morning, ultimately bringing a confirmed tornado to Stilwell.

Photos from the area show damage done to roofs and power lines in the area likely caused by an EF-1 tornado, according to the National Weather Service.

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Damaging winds rolled through Stilwell in Adair County around 8 a.m. on Wednesday.

>> Photos: Damaging winds hit Stilwell

Adair County Emergency Management's preliminary damage reports included damage to a couple of businesses, a few houses with roof damage, and downed power lines and trees.

Most of the damage is on the west side of Stilwell to Highway 59 — included a semi-truck that toppled over on the roadway.

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Damaging winds rolled through Stilwell in Adair County around 8 a.m. on Wednesday.


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