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NWS investigates possible tornado near Monticello – Channel3000.com – WISC-TV3


Channel3000.com – WISC-TV3

NWS investigates possible tornado near Monticello
Channel3000.com – WISC-TV3
Officials said a trained spotter reported the tornado in the middle of a field that quickly dissipated. The preliminary rating of the tornado is EF-0 with a path length of 0.25 miles. The National Weather Service also conducted a damage survey near New
NWS Confirms EF2 Tornado; Several Others5newsonline.com

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Posted on 28 May 2015 | 12:40 pm

WATCH: Tornado Tears Through Drilling Rig in Canadian, Texas – AccuWeather.com


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WATCH: Tornado Tears Through Drilling Rig in Canadian, Texas
AccuWeather.com
A tornado struck a drilling rig in Canadian, Texas, Wednesday night and caused several injuries. Although the tornado missed the heart of the town, damage to a gas drilling rig was reported. The tornado was confirmed by the National Weather Service at
Video: Serious injuries reported after tornado hits Texas drilling rigkfor.com
Serious Injuries Reported After Tornado Hits Texas Drilling RigNBCNews.com
Reported Tornado Damages Gas Drilling Rig in Texas Panhandle | The Weather The Weather Channel
Reuters -Amarillo.com -Huffington Post
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Posted on 28 May 2015 | 12:39 pm

North Minneapolis development poised to go up where tornado struck – Minneapolis Star Tribune


Minneapolis Star Tribune

North Minneapolis development poised to go up where tornado struck
Minneapolis Star Tribune
Rose's family business, the Broadway Liquor Outlet, will move across the street and take up about half of the Broadway Flats retail space. The store was heavily damaged in the tornado that hit north Minneapolis in May 2011. Rose said Wednesday that in

Posted on 28 May 2015 | 2:51 am

Why No Tornado Warning Before Tuesday’s Twister in the South Suburbs? – Patch.com


Patch.com

Why No Tornado Warning Before Tuesday's Twister in the South Suburbs?
Patch.com
The National Weather Service's Chicago office is getting some grief on Facebook for not issuing a Tornado Warning prior to Tuesday afternoon's severe storm in the south suburbs, which was classified on Wednesday as an EF-0 tornado. The twister touched …

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Posted on 28 May 2015 | 2:21 am

4 tornado touchdowns reported in Blanco County – KXAN.com


KXAN.com

4 tornado touchdowns reported in Blanco County
KXAN.com
BLANCO COUNTY, Texas (KXAN) — Blanco County Emergency Management officials say four tornadoes were spotted throughout the area. Officials say the tornadoes touched down east of U.S. Highway 281, south of Little Blanco River. It was not clear if the …
Tornado Warning for Blanco CountyKSAT San Antonio

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Posted on 28 May 2015 | 1:13 am

Tornado strikes rural Henry County, no warning issued – WQAD.com


WQAD.com

Tornado strikes rural Henry County, no warning issued
WQAD.com
A fast-moving storm system included an EF-1 tornado that was on the ground for about five minutes south of Atkinson, Illinois. It was part of storms that moved through the Quad Cities and surrounding areas Tuesday morning, May 26, 2015. The tornado …
Weather service: Small tornado touched down in SummitChicago Tribune
NWS confirms EF-1 tornado in Meriwether CountyWXIA-TV
NWS: EF-0 Tornado Hit Summit TuesdayNBC Chicago
mySanAntonio.com (blog) -KWQC-TV6 -FiveThirtyEight
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Posted on 27 May 2015 | 9:16 pm

New Video: Wrath of Beavercreek tornado at Fitworks – WDTN


WDTN

New Video: Wrath of Beavercreek tornado at Fitworks
WDTN
BEAVERCREEK, Ohio (WDTN) – Fitworks just released its surveillance video of the tornado that struck in Beavercreek Tuesday. General Manager Chad Florence released it exclusively to 2 NEWS and WDTN.com. You can see trees snapping and watch for …
WATCH | Ohio tornado captured on videoWKYC-TV
Weather service confirms EF-1 tornado in BeavercreekWHIO
Injuries and Damage as Tornado Tosses Cars in OhioNBCNews.com
WLWT Cincinnati -WCPO
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Posted on 27 May 2015 | 8:18 pm

Tornado touches down in Yuma County – 9NEWS.com


9NEWS.com

Tornado touches down in Yuma County
9NEWS.com
KUSA – Weather spotters confirmed a tornado touched down near Wauneta in Yuma County just after 1 p.m. Wednesday. The tornadic thunderstorm moved north and dropped ping-pong-size hail. There were no reports of damage or injuries. A Tornado …
Colorado weather: Tornado spotted near Kansas border; severe weather The Denver Post

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Posted on 27 May 2015 | 8:09 pm

Mexican border town of Acuña cleaning up after tornado kills 13 – KENS 5 TV


KENS 5 TV

Mexican border town of Acuña cleaning up after tornado kills 13
KENS 5 TV
CIUDAD ACUÑA, MEXICO – Across the border from Del Rio, families in the Mexican town Ciudad Acuña are now homeless because of a killer tornado. Monday morning, 13 people died and 4,000 homes were damaged when the twister slammed the …
Survivors Tell of Terror During Deadly Mexico TornadoABC News
Six-Second Killer Tornado In Mexico Leaves Authorities Scrambling To HelpHuffington Post
Reported Tornado Strikes Mexican Border City, Kills At Least 14; Hundreds The Weather Channel
Washington Post (blog) -NBCNews.com
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Posted on 27 May 2015 | 4:50 pm

EF-2 tornado confirmed in Milam County; One dead; five injured – KXXV News Channel 25


KXXV News Channel 25

EF-2 tornado confirmed in Milam County; One dead; five injured
KXXV News Channel 25
MILAM COUNTY – The National Weather Service confirmed one person is dead and five others were hurt when an EF-2 tornado destroyed four houses between Cameron and Buckholts on U.S. Highway 190 at County Road 206-A Monday afternoon.
One Dead after Possible Tornado in Milam CountyKCEN-TV
Milam County taking repairs after tornado 'a day at a time'The Eagle
1 killed in tornado near Cameron; entire Brazos Valley under tornado watchBryan-College Station Eagle
KXAN.com -KBTX -KWTX
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Posted on 27 May 2015 | 7:12 am

SPC Tornado/Severe Thunderstorm Watches

SPC Tornado Watch 234 Status Reports

WW 0234 Status Updates

WW 0234 Status Image


STATUS FOR WATCH 0234 HAS NOT BEEN ISSUED YET

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Posted on 28 May 2015 | 5:45 pm

SPC Tornado Watch 234

WW 234 TORNADO NM TX 281745Z – 290100Z

WW 0234 Image


URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
TORNADO WATCH NUMBER 234
NWS STORM PREDICTION CENTER NORMAN OK
1245 PM CDT THU MAY 28 2015

THE NWS STORM PREDICTION CENTER HAS ISSUED A

* TORNADO WATCH FOR PORTIONS OF
  SOUTHEASTERN NEW MEXICO
  PORTIONS OF THE WRN HALF OF TEXAS

* EFFECTIVE THIS THURSDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING FROM 1245 PM
  UNTIL 800 PM CDT.

* PRIMARY THREATS INCLUDE...
  A FEW TORNADOES POSSIBLE
  SCATTERED LARGE HAIL AND ISOLATED VERY LARGE HAIL EVENTS TO 3
    INCHES IN DIAMETER POSSIBLE
  ISOLATED DAMAGING WIND GUSTS TO 70 MPH POSSIBLE

SUMMARY...THUNDERSTORMS ARE FORECAST TO INCREASE IN BOTH COVERAGE
AND INTENSITY OVER THE NEXT FEW HOURS ACROSS THE WATCH AREA...WITH
INITIAL/MORE ISOLATED CONVECTION POTENTIALLY GROWING UPSCALE INTO
ONE OR MORE CLUSTERS/LINES WITH TIME.  VERY LARGE HAIL IS EXPECTED
ALONG WITH THE POTENTIAL FOR A FEW TORNADOES.  LOCALLY DAMAGING
WINDS ARE ALSO EXPECTED...WITH MORE WIDESPREAD WIND RISK POTENTIALLY
EVOLVING IF STORMS INDEED CONGEAL INTO A MORE LINEAR/BOWING
STRUCTURE.

THE TORNADO WATCH AREA IS APPROXIMATELY ALONG AND 115 STATUTE
MILES EAST AND WEST OF A LINE FROM 45 MILES EAST NORTHEAST OF
LUBBOCK TEXAS TO 50 MILES WEST SOUTHWEST OF DRYDEN TEXAS.  FOR A
COMPLETE DEPICTION OF THE WATCH SEE THE ASSOCIATED WATCH OUTLINE
UPDATE (WOUS64 KWNS WOU4).

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

REMEMBER...A TORNADO WATCH MEANS CONDITIONS ARE FAVORABLE FOR
TORNADOES AND SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS IN AND CLOSE TO THE WATCH
AREA. PERSONS IN THESE AREAS SHOULD BE ON THE LOOKOUT FOR
THREATENING WEATHER CONDITIONS AND LISTEN FOR LATER STATEMENTS
AND POSSIBLE WARNINGS.

&&

OTHER WATCH INFORMATION...CONTINUE...WW 233...

AVIATION...TORNADOES AND A FEW SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS WITH HAIL
SURFACE AND ALOFT TO 3 INCHES. EXTREME TURBULENCE AND SURFACE
WIND GUSTS TO 60 KNOTS. A FEW CUMULONIMBI WITH MAXIMUM TOPS TO
600. MEAN STORM MOTION VECTOR 26025.

...GOSS

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Posted on 28 May 2015 | 5:45 pm

SPC Severe Thunderstorm Watch 233

WW 233 SEVERE TSTM CT MA ME NH NJ NY RI VT CW 281550Z – 282300Z

WW 0233 Image

0-

URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH NUMBER 233
NWS STORM PREDICTION CENTER NORMAN OK
1150 AM EDT THU MAY 28 2015

THE NWS STORM PREDICTION CENTER HAS ISSUED A

* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH FOR PORTIONS OF
  CONNECTICUT
  MOST OF MASSACHUSETTS
  MAINE
  NEW HAMPSHIRE
  NORTHERN NEW JERSEY
  SOUTHEAST NEW YORK
  NORTHERN RHODE ISLAND
  SOUTHERN VERMONT
  COASTAL WATERS

* EFFECTIVE THIS THURSDAY MORNING AND EVENING FROM 1150 AM UNTIL
  700 PM EDT.

* PRIMARY THREATS INCLUDE...
  SCATTERED DAMAGING WIND GUSTS TO 65 MPH POSSIBLE
  ISOLATED LARGE HAIL EVENTS TO 1 INCH IN DIAMETER POSSIBLE

SUMMARY...THUNDERSTORMS HAVE BEGUN TO DEVELOP ACROSS WESTERN NEW
ENGLAND...AHEAD OF AN ADVANCING COLD FRONT.  DAMAGING WINDS WILL
BECOME A THREAT AS STORMS ORGANIZE/MATURE THIS AFTERNOON...AND SHIFT
EASTWARD ACROSS THE WATCH AREA.

THE SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH AREA IS APPROXIMATELY ALONG AND 65
STATUTE MILES EAST AND WEST OF A LINE FROM 25 MILES NORTHWEST OF
HOULTON MAINE TO 60 MILES SOUTH SOUTHWEST OF POUGHKEEPSIE NEW
YORK.  FOR A COMPLETE DEPICTION OF THE WATCH SEE THE ASSOCIATED
WATCH OUTLINE UPDATE (WOUS64 KWNS WOU3).

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

REMEMBER...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH MEANS CONDITIONS ARE
FAVORABLE FOR SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS IN AND CLOSE TO THE WATCH
AREA. PERSONS IN THESE AREAS SHOULD BE ON THE LOOKOUT FOR
THREATENING WEATHER CONDITIONS AND LISTEN FOR LATER STATEMENTS
AND POSSIBLE WARNINGS. SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS CAN AND OCCASIONALLY
DO PRODUCE TORNADOES.

&&

AVIATION...A FEW SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS WITH HAIL SURFACE AND ALOFT
TO 1 INCH. EXTREME TURBULENCE AND SURFACE WIND GUSTS TO 55 KNOTS.
A FEW CUMULONIMBI WITH MAXIMUM TOPS TO 500. MEAN STORM MOTION
VECTOR 24035.

...GOSS

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Posted on 28 May 2015 | 5:31 pm

SPC Severe Thunderstorm Watch 233 Status Reports

WW 0233 Status Updates

WW 0233 Status Image

840-

STATUS REPORT ON WW 233

THE SEVERE WEATHER THREAT CONTINUES ACROSS THE ENTIRE WATCH AREA.

..BUNTING..05/28/15

ATTN...WFO...OKX...BOX...ALY...GYX...CAR...GYX...PHI...BTV...

STATUS REPORT FOR WS 233 

SEVERE WEATHER THREAT CONTINUES FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS 

CTC001-003-005-007-009-011-013-015-281840-

CT
.    CONNECTICUT COUNTIES INCLUDED ARE

FAIRFIELD            HARTFORD            LITCHFIELD
MIDDLESEX            NEW HAVEN           NEW LONDON
TOLLAND              WINDHAM             

MEC001-003-005-007-009-011-013-015-017-019-021-023-025-027-029-
031-281840-

ME
.    MAINE COUNTIES INCLUDED ARE

ANDROSCOGGIN         AROOSTOOK           CUMBERLAND
FRANKLIN             HANCOCK             KENNEBEC
KNOX                 LINCOLN             OXFORD
PENOBSCOT            PISCATAQUIS         SAGADAHOC
SOMERSET             WALDO               WASHINGTON
YORK                 

MAC003-009-011-013-015-017-021-025-027-281840-

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Posted on 28 May 2015 | 5:31 pm