| Latest News, Videos and Live Video

Thursday April 24th 2014

Tornado News + Warnings Latest Real-Time Updates

Video Tornado Adairsville Georgia

Latest news about tornadoes updated in real-time by RSS feeds.

Current warning map link.

Below the latest news are the latest tornado warnings from the Storm Prediction Center.

Tornado – Google News

Dangerous Tornado Threat to Arise From Texas to Nebraska This Weekend – AccuWeather.com


Slate Magazine (blog)

Dangerous Tornado Threat to Arise From Texas to Nebraska This Weekend
AccuWeather.com
A dangerous multiple-day severe weather outbreak will begin this weekend over the South Central states and will include the potential for nighttime tornadoes in parts of Texas, Oklahoma, Kansas and Nebraska. A storm will move slowly across the United …
After a Slow Season, There May Be a Major Tornado Outbreak This WeekendSlate Magazine (blog)
Safest start to tornado season in almost a centuryUSA TODAY
2014 Sets Record with Zero Tornado DeathsThe Weather Channel
Washington Post (blog) -WDJT -KPTV.com
all 221 news articles »

Posted on 24 April 2014 | 2:35 pm

Tornado psychology after April 27, 2011: Persuading people to act – al.com (blog)


Tornado psychology after April 27, 2011: Persuading people to act
al.com (blog)
"That's where we are at with the science as far as understanding human behavior and how they react to warnings," said Laws, who was one of the meteorologists on duty on April 27, 2011, when 62 tornadoes, many extremely powerful, tracked through the …

Posted on 24 April 2014 | 2:17 pm

Afternoon tornado drill scheduled – Journal Times


Afternoon tornado drill scheduled
Journal Times
RACINE COUNTY — When television and radio signals are interrupted across Racine County this afternoon, some residents will hear the sound of blaring sirens designed to alert communities of an impending tornado. Despite likely showers and a slight …

and more »

Posted on 24 April 2014 | 12:05 pm

Mayor Walt Maddox leads tornado remembrance by reading to local elementary … – Tuscaloosa Magazine


Mayor Walt Maddox leads tornado remembrance by reading to local elementary
Tuscaloosa Magazine
Tuscaloosa Mayor Walt Maddox reads "Molly and the Tornado", by Matt Deighton with illustrations by Jason Nocera, to fourth graders in Linda Hargrove's class at Tuscaloosa Magnet School Wednesday, April 23, 2014. Tuscaloosa City employees from …
Tuscaloosa marks 3rd anniversary of April 27 tornadoMyFoxAL

all 4 news articles »

Posted on 24 April 2014 | 3:32 am

Oklahoma officials provide update on tornado relief funds, response – NewsOK.com


Off-Grid

Oklahoma officials provide update on tornado relief funds, response
NewsOK.com
Oklahoma officials provide update on tornado relief funds, response. Two disaster recovery funds formed in response to last May's Oklahoma tornadoes have spent $9.4 million to date assisting victims, Gov. Mary Fallin and United Way of Central Oklahoma …
Report: Millions still left over from Moore tornado relief collectionskfor.com

all 152 news articles »

Posted on 24 April 2014 | 3:17 am

Study Might Explain Why Trailer Parks Seem To Be Tornado Magnets – CBS Local


Study Might Explain Why Trailer Parks Seem To Be Tornado Magnets
CBS Local
(CBS) – Researchers at Purdue University think they have pinpointed areas where tornadoes are more likely to hit. WBBM Newsradio's Veronica Carter reports researchers looked at 60 years worth of climatological data from the National Weather Service's …

Posted on 23 April 2014 | 6:15 pm

Record low tornado count so far for 2014 – WJLA (blog)


WJLA (blog)

Record low tornado count so far for 2014
WJLA (blog)
Severe weather season should be in high gear this time of the year with a significant increase in the number of tornadoes reported in the United States starting in April. Not only has it been a slow month for tornadoes, it's been an extremely slow year

Posted on 23 April 2014 | 4:08 pm

This Weekend: Tornado Threat May Increase – The Weather Channel


Norwalk Reflector

This Weekend: Tornado Threat May Increase
The Weather Channel
To date, not one tornado of EF3 intensity or stronger has been observed anywhere in the U.S. In addition, no tornado-related deaths have been recorded thus far in the U.S. in 2014 through April 22. (MORE: 2014 Remains Fatality-Free for Tornadoes …
AccuWeather-Dangerous Tornado Threat to Arise From Texas to Kansas This Kiowa County Signal
Violent storms, tornadoes to jar Texas to NebraskaSan Angelo Standard Times
Damaging storms, tornadoes threaten Dallas to Omaha this weekNorwalk Reflector

all 6 news articles »

Posted on 23 April 2014 | 11:29 am

This Year May Be the Slowest Start to the US Tornado Season, Ever – Mashable


This Year May Be the Slowest Start to the US Tornado Season, Ever
Mashable
This year has had one of the slowest starts to tornado season since reliable records began in the early 1950s, according to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA). In addition, the year has featured one of the longest stretches of
Where Are Tornado Hot Spots Outside of the US?AccuWeather.com
Start Tornado Preparation Now, Expert AdvisesHealthDay

all 6 news articles »

Posted on 21 April 2014 | 7:57 pm

Highlighting possible DC region tornado hotspots – Washington Post (blog)


Highlighting possible DC region tornado hotspots
Washington Post (blog)
Are certain parts of the broader region more prone to tornado warnings and tornado touchdowns than others? Both the density of recent warnings as well as actual tornado tracks suggest that's possible. The map above shows the frequency of tornado …

and more »

Posted on 21 April 2014 | 5:05 pm

SPC Tornado/Severe Thunderstorm Watches

SPC – No watches are valid as of Thu Apr 24 04:02:01 UTC 2014

No watches are valid as of Thu Apr 24 04:02:01 UTC 2014.

Posted on 24 April 2014 | 4:01 am