Stories tagged: tornado
Sun., May 24, 2020
Have you ever felt a warm wind blow by you, followed by a cold gust of air? You can’t see it, but you can sense it on your skin. Invisible …
Mon., April 20, 2020
Suspected tornadoes killed at least two people as severe weather blasted a wide area across the Deep South, shattering homes and leaving thousands without power, officials said Monday.
UPDATED: Mon., April 13, 2020
Storms that killed more than 30 people in the Southeast, piling fresh misery atop a pandemic, spread across the eastern United States on Monday, leaving more than 1 million homes …
UPDATED: Sat., April 11, 2020
The threat of strong tornadoes on Easter is posing a double-edged safety dilemma for Deep South communities deciding how to protect themselves during the coronavirus pandemic
UPDATED: Tue., March 31, 2020
A small tornado appeared to touch down just north of Richland on Tuesday, according to the National Weather Service.
UPDATED: Sat., March 7, 2020
The tornado that struck Nashville early Tuesday killed two people as it hopped across the city
UPDATED: Fri., March 6, 2020
President Donald Trump has toured a neighborhood in Tennessee reduced to rubble by a tornado earlier this week and marveled at “the tremendous heart” he witnessed
UPDATED: Thu., March 5, 2020
As Tennessee heals after tornadoes ripped across the state, knowing just how many people received a heads-up before the storm hit in the wee hours of the night will likely …
UPDATED: Tue., March 3, 2020
Tornadoes ripped across Tennessee early Tuesday, shredding at least 40 buildings and killing at least nine people. One of the twisters caused severe damage across downtown Nashville, destroying the stained …
UPDATED: Mon., Oct. 21, 2019
A tornado tossed trees into homes, tore off storefronts and downed power lines but killed no one in a densely populated area of Dallas, leaving Mayor Eric Johnson to declare …
UPDATED: Thu., June 20, 2019
Potent thunderstorms have been blamed for one death and left more than 200,000 people without power across the southern United States – and fierce winds are expected to wallop parts …
Thu., May 30, 2019
As a tornado bore down on the western edge of New Jersey, some residents prepared for the worst, while others were caught off guard, despite bulletins from meteorologists and extensive …
UPDATED: Wed., May 29, 2019
After several quiet years, tornadoes have erupted in the United States over the past two weeks as a volatile mix of warm, moist air from the Southeast and persistent cold …
UPDATED: Tue., May 28, 2019
A rapid-fire line of apparent tornadoes tore across Indiana and Ohio overnight, packed so closely together that one crossed the path carved by another
Mon., May 27, 2019
A tornado leveled a motel and tore through a mobile home park near Oklahoma City overnight, killing two people and injuring at least 29 others before a second twister raked …
UPDATED: Fri., May 24, 2019
The bodies of a man and a woman were discovered Friday in a submerged vehicle near the Mississippi River in Missouri, bringing the death toll to nine from storms that …
UPDATED: Thu., May 23, 2019
A tornado tore apart buildings in Missouri’s capital city as part of an outbreak of severe weather across the state overnight that left at least three people dead and dozens …
UPDATED: Wed., May 22, 2019
Waterlogged parts of the central U.S. were bracing Wednesday for more rain, following days of severe storms that have battered Iowa, Kansas, Missouri and Oklahoma and caused at least three …
UPDATED: Tue., May 21, 2019
A tornado touched down Tuesday near Tulsa International Airport, injuring at least one person and damaging about a dozen homes, amid storms in the Southern Plains that brought a deluge …
Mon., May 20, 2019
Officials closed schools, evacuated military aircraft and issued high-water warnings Monday with another round of severe weather potentially including tornadoes forecast for the Southern Plains.
UPDATED: Thu., April 25, 2019
Two people were killed when a tornado tore through northern Louisiana
UPDATED: Fri., April 19, 2019
A strong storm system barreling through the South on Friday killed an 8-year-old girl in Florida and threatened to bring tornadoes to large parts of the Carolinas and southern Virginia.
UPDATED: Thu., March 7, 2019
Volunteers helped clear debris-clogged roads and donated money to help pay for the funerals of 23 people killed by a devastating tornado in Alabama, where grieving survivors hunted amid twisted …
UPDATED: Wed., March 6, 2019
Alabama’s governor takes walking tour of damage from killer tornado as residents pick through what’s left of their shattered homes for anything salvageable
UPDATED: Tue., March 5, 2019
The youngest victim was 6, the oldest 89. Relatives said one extended family lost 10 members.
UPDATED: Mon., March 4, 2019
Rescuers searched for victims Monday amid homes smashed to their foundations, shredded metal dangling from trees and dead animals lying in the open after a tornado ripped through a rural …
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 23, 2019
Severe storms rake the South amid days of drenching rains and a tornado touches down in east Mississippi city of Columbus; no reports of any deaths.
UPDATED: Mon., Jan. 28, 2019
Neighborhood brigades and teams of government workers hacked at fallen trees and hauled chunks of concrete out of collapsed homes Monday as the Cuban capital attempted to recover from what …
UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 1, 2019
Victims of the Dec. 18 twister are learning that disasters bring people and communities together, but they also can attract those who prey on the vulnerable.
Wed., Dec. 19, 2018
A National Weather Service storm team is surveying the damage in a town west of Seattle where an extremely rare, strong tornado blew through a neighborhood.