Tornado emergency issued for Conway Springs

A tornado emergency has been issued for Conway Springs tonight, as a large confirmed tornado is closing in on the town.

Damage has been reported southwest of the town. This same storm is on a track that would threaten Haysville, Oaklawn and Derby, forecasters say.

The National Weather Service issued this report:

A CONFIRMED LARGE…VIOLENT AND EXTREMELY DANGEROUS TORNADO WAS LOCATED 5 MILES SOUTHWEST OF CONWAY SPRINGS…AND MOVING NORTHEAST AT 35 MPH.