(Reuters) - The Kansas City International Airport was evacuated briefly on Thursday over a tornado warning, airport officials said, a day after tornadoes destroyed or damaged nearly 30 homes in neighboring Kansas.
Several news outlets and social media accounts were reporting tornado activity at the Bryan/College Station area in Brazos County, Texas Thursday afternoon, May 26, 2016.
"Show respect to the storm itself and the harm it can inflict," one meteorologist says.
At least one tornado touched down in central Kansas on Wednesday as severe weather swept through the area.
It destroyed multiple homes and scoured the bark from trees as it narrowly missed the town of Solomon.
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CHAPMAN, Kan. (AP) — The Latest on a severe storm that hit the Great Plains including a large tornado in rural northern Kansas (all times local): 6:30 a.m. Cleanup is expected to begin after a tornado that officials say stayed on the ground for about 90 minutes damaged or destroyed about 20 homes in rural […]
Violent thunderstorms sweep through "Tornado Alley" leaving one person dead and two critically injured.
CHAPMAN, Kan. (AP) — Officials say a large tornado damaged or destroyed as many as 25 homes in a rural area of northern Kansas and came within a mile of hitting a small town. There were no immediate reports of injuries or fatalities from the tornado that the National Weather Service said was on the […]
Check out this extremely up-close footage of a tornado near Dodge City, Kansas.
This doesn’t seem like a generally great idea, but in fairness, it really does make for a fascinating video. Dodge City, Kansas (...)
CHICAGO (Reuters) - Two people were critically injured and buildings were damaged on Tuesday in southwest Kansas as several tornados and storms hit the U.S. Great Plains, a local official and a meteorologist said on Wednesday.
One incredible thunderstorm spawned at least a dozen tornadoes on Tuesday night, and we were there to witness it.
Tornadoes ripped through the plains states on Tuesday, leaving behind destruction and a slew of frightening — and mesmerizing — videos that capture the power of these insane storms. Two people were critically injured near Dodge City, Kansas, Tuesday evening in the wake of one of the tornadoes, according to officials, the Associated Press reported.... Show More Summary
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The month of May isn’t over yet, but there have already been 1,443 reports of hail in the United States, along with 169 tornados for this month alone. These numbers aren’t unusually high, but they do illustrate the consistent threatShow More Summary
NORMAN, Okla. (AP) — A half dozen tornadoes spotted in Great Plains states caused no major damage but kicked off what’s expected to be a busy week of severe weather. The Storm Prediction Center in Norman, Oklahoma, says six tornadoes were reported Monday in Iowa, Nebraska, Oklahoma and Texas, but there were no reports of […]
"[O]ne of the most beautiful supercell thunderstorms I've seen"