Tornado Sirens Sound in Sallisaw, Oklahoma, as Severe Storm Sweeps Through

Sirens blared in Sallisaw, Oklahoma, late on Monday, January 2, as the National Weather Service issued tornado warnings amid stormy weather.

Parts of the state’s east were under a severe thunderstorm watch on Monday evening, with wind gusts of up to 60 mph and quarter-sized hail possible.

Footage by Max Archer shows lightning flash in Sallisaw as the tornado sirens sound. Credit: Max Archer via Storyful

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