Tornado causes damage in Tupelo, Mississippi, residents advised to take cover

A “potentially significant” tornado was confirmed on the ground and moving across the city of Tupelo, Mississippi, about 115 miles southeast of Memphis, Tennessee, on Sunday evening.  TORNADOES, BASEBALL-SIZED HAIL SLAM THE SOUTHERN US “This is a life-threatening situation!” wrote the National Weather Service in

Florida's Marion County hit by EF-1 tornado

Authorities have confirmed that a tornado touched down in central Florida’s Marion County on Sunday night.  While residents reported fallen power lines, signs and trees ripped out of the ground and damaged buildings, no one was injured in the event.  NATIONAL WEATHER FORECAST: STRONG COLD

Possible tornado moves toward Florida capital

A Tornado warning has been issued by the National Weather Service (NWS) for Florida’s capital of Tallahassee. In a series of tweets, the agency warned residents to take shelter and that the warning was in effect until noon ET. BASEBALL-SIZED HAIL THREATENS ALABAMA, TORNADO REPORTED