The National Weather Service in Norman, OK, confirmed that an EF-3 tornado damaged Lockett, TX, which is only a few miles southwest of Vernon, TX.
As of now, the damage survey continues. We know that winds were likely sustained near 140 MPH with this tornado. Metal power poles were bent to the ground.
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