Tornadoes, baseball-sized hail slam the southern US

Powerful hail, tornadoes and flooding swept the southern U.S. again Wednesday night, leaving behind a trail of destruction. Flooding was reported in southwestern Missouri and northwestern Arkansas as severe weather and heavy rain pummeled cities in the region. OKLAHOMA NAMED NEW LIGHTNING

Tornadoes touch down in Texas; severe weather expected in Southeast

Tornados in north Texas on Friday kept excited storm chasers busy. The National Weather Service (NWS) issued tornado warnings across north-central Texas and southwestern Oklahoma on Friday that were expected to last between 4 and 8 p.m. CT. NORTH TEXAS UNDER TORNADO WATCH AS SEVERE WEATHER

Alabama, Georgia communities devastated by tornadoes survey damage

Tornadoes, hail and powerful thunderstorms ripped through the mid-South on Thursday night, killing at least five people and destroying hundreds of homes.  To the southwest of Atlanta, the city of Newnan was described by social media users as a “war zone” in the aftermath

Tornadoes slam US South, leave 1 dead

This week’s dangerous storms continued to rip through the South and Mid-Atlantic on Thursday, leaving at least one person dead.  The WGHP FOX8 newscast was forced out of their North Carolina studio during a 5 p.m. broadcast and sheltered in a makeup room