dletter: Shawnee, OK is about 30k, so, a decent size town.The news 4 stream is announcing it is heading straight towards the "Shawnee Mall", about a 1/4-1/2 mile wide. Hope they have a good underground basement/parking garage there.
R.I.P Shawnee Smith
shower_in_my_socks: MSNBC just broke into regular programming with coverage of a tornado heading toward a mall in eastern OK. Shawnee I believe.
mr intrepid: I remember we were traveling across country and stopped in Kansas for the night. Eating dinner at a restaurant during a torrential downpour, we heard a tornado warning on the radio. Waitress told us to pay it no mind.A few minutes later, the wind kicked up and started going HORIZONTAL.Got real quiet in there.
Shadow Blasko: Multiple Vortices now.. Wow thats a monster.
Fark It: The only upside is that most mall stores are going to close around 6:00 on Sunday, and those that are open are going to be emptying out around this time. If this was Saturday at around 2:00 it would be a lot worse....
2xhelix: North OKC and Edmond getting hit now too
PacificaFitz: Here in Earthquake country we are shaking our heads wondering why people would want to live where this happens annually
Bathia_Mapes: shower_in_my_socks: MSNBC just broke into regular programming with coverage of a tornado heading toward a mall in eastern OK. Shawnee I believe.Yep. News9.com just said there are two on the ground, one near the mall.
AbbeySomeone: All these posts and no White Stripes?I am disappoint.[ts1.mm.bing.net image 160x124]
God-is-a-Taco: Mayfest (Tulsa art festival thing) was also prematurely ended today
Minarets: A SECOND TORNADO HAS HIT SHAWNEE.
LlamaGirl: PacificaFitz: Here in Earthquake country we are shaking our heads wondering why people would want to live where this happens annuallyCoz it's cheap and pretty and the people are nice.
PacificaFitz: but your entire lives get disrupted EVERY YEAR
spidermilk: Of course I refuse to live in a house without a basement. Be safe Kansas-ians and Oklahomans.
Popcorn Johnny: Is any of this shiat heading towards Kansas City? I will not be amused.
Epiphany: thisisyourbrainonFark: Epiphany: /this shiat will pre-empt the Celebrity Apprentice finale, damn't.Truly an unspeakable tragedy.Did I mention it's ALL STAR Celebrity Apprentice?/just trying to tell some jokes, bad weather in this area of the country freaks me out
phrawgh: Incontinent_dog_and_monkey_rodeo: Matthew Keene: God-is-a-Taco: [i.imgur.com image 539x324]This is that weatherwoman I was talking about earlier. I think I have a crush on her.Yeah, I could see me enjoying an evening with her, me handcuffed and her booted foot on my neck.The Weather Dominatrix? I think that's only on TWC After Hours.Introducing Lila Feng, Cruel Weather Mistress![farm6.static.flickr.com image 640x480]/hot, continuing into the afternoon...
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