Advertisement

Archive for Tuesday, May 4, 1999

TORNADOES ADD FOR WIRE - LOCAL MD

May 4, 1999

Advertisement

WINDS, LIGHTNING STRIKE LAWRENCE

In Lawrence, winds gusting to an estimated 70 mph were reported on the west side of town about 11:05 p.m., when a severe thunderstorm moved through the area, said Douglas County Emergency Management Coordinator Paula Phillips.

A downed power line was reported in the 400 block of Arkansas and a tree fire, possibly sparked by lightening, was reported in the 900 block of East 21st, but no major damage was reported.

A severe thunderstorm warning was issued for the area shortly before 10 p.m. and allowed to expire at 11:30 p.m.

Commenting has been disabled for this item.