Tag: Tornadoes

Report: 18 Dead in Southern Storms, Tornadoes [VIDEO]

At least 18 people have been killed in the last two days in sweeping storms that have hit Mississippi, Georgia, Alabama, and Florida. Tornadoes hit Georgia early Sunday morning, killing at least 15 people and injuring two dozen. Others died in Mississippi from tornadoes. More tornado watches have been issued for Monday in the Southeast…

At Least 8 Tornadoes Hit indiana, Ohio [VIDEO]

A tornado outbreak occurred in Indiana and Ohio Wednesday afternoon and evening. Authorities declared a state of emergency in Howard County, Indiana, after an EF3 tornado clobbered the town of Kokomo. Damage is still being assessed across the midwest on Thursday morning after a series of tornadoes tore paths across Indiana and Ohio. Miraculously, only…

Tornado Kills 51 In China’s Jiangsu [VIDEO]

Extreme weather events have killed 51 people in eastern China and injured dozens more, state media say. Official news agency Xinhua reports that a tornado accompanied by torrential rain and hailstorms hit the province of Jiangsu on Thursday afternoon. Homes in Yancheng city were flattened, it adds. CCTV showed overturned vehicles, snapped street light poles…

Violent F4 Tornado Strikes Oklahoma [VIDEO]

Garvin and Murray counties in central Oklahoma are under high alert Monday afternoon as a powerful F4 tornado touched down and began to wreak havoc throughout the rural area. Local news video of the twister showed the powerful storm ripping through power lines and rural homes after hitting the ground in Wynnewood. The tornado comes…

43 Dead In Massive Storm-Tornadoes Weather [VIDEO]

A severe storm has claimed the lives of 24 people in Missouri. This hasty severe weather has originated deadly tornadoes in Texas, intense flooding in the Midwest and blizzard conditions in New Mexico. “The storm system will gradually pull away by Tuesday, but flooding and treacherous travel could (linger) into midweek,” the National Weather Service…

7 Killed in Severe Storms Across U.S. [VIDEO]

At least seven people were killed Wednesday in a deadly storm system that swept across the South and Midwest. Several tornadoes touched down in Indiana and Mississippi, where three people were killed. Two more people died in Tennessee in the unseasonably warm storm weather, while a tree blew over onto to a house in Arkansas…

5 Dead After Tornadoes Hit Texas, Ark. [VIDEO]

At least five people are dead and dozens more injured after a string of tornadoes and severe storms ripped through the nation’s Tornado Alley, officials said Monday. More than two dozen tornadoes stretched across Arkansas, Iowa, Oklahoma, South Dakota, and Texas on Sunday. In Van, Texas, where a tornado destroyed homes and toppled power lines,…

Tornadoes & Flash Floods Beat Oklahoma, Texas [VIDEO]

Authorities are investigating the damage left behind by spring storms carrying more than a dozen suspected tornadoes that swept across the southern Plains, bringing floods, forcing the evacuation of an international airport and destroying homes near Oklahoma City. At least 12 people were injured, but no deaths were immediately reported from the twisters that also…

Significant damage reported in South Dakota following tornado

Severe damage has been reported in Wessington Springs, S.D., after a tornado reportedly touched down in the area. Witnesses reported houses ripped off their foundation and people trapped under the rubble. Gov. Dennis Daugaard’s office said there is significant damage in the town of approximately 1,000 people. Photo: Debris was spread across Wessington Springs, S.D.,…

Tornadoes kill 18 across US, leave path of devastation

At least 18 people are dead across Arkansas, Oklahoma and Iowa after a series of tornadoes and storms ripped through communities leaving long paths of destruction. Forecasters are warning of further severe storms on Monday which threaten several states from Iowa to Louisiana and Ohio down into the Carolinas.

‘Sharknado’ Dismissed As ‘Fantasy’ By Real-Life Shark Experts Who Will Be Ill-Prepared For Shark-Filled Tornadoes

Acknowledging nobody really thinks sharks can be picked up by a tornado and attack people from above, amused shark experts want to set the record straight in the wake of Sharknado, a TV movie about airborne sharks unleashed on Los Angeles. “This is fantasy at its best,” said George Burgess, director of the Florida Program…

Multiple Tornadoes In Oklahoma Leave 5 Dead

Multiple tornadoes in the Oklahoma City area killed at least 5 people and left around 98 others injured on Friday night. A mother and her baby are among the dead. The latest outbreak of tornadoes in the area last night hit just 11 days after a tornado slammed the suburb of Moore, Okla., leaving 24…

(VIDEO) Oklahoma tornado tears massive path of death, destruction

Oklahoma tornado tears massive path of death, destruction Rescue workers raced against time and darkness Monday night looking for survivors after a powerful tornado blasted an area outside of Oklahoma City, leveling homes and leaving at least 51 people dead. At least 20 of the dead were children, including at least seven from Plaza Towers…