Here is a video report on rare tornadoes that hit near Detroit, Michigan yesterday, destroying more than 100 homes. The report shows video of the tornadoes.
Here is CNN showing video shot by a Kentucky man who caught a close view of the tornado that ripped through West Liberty, Kentucky on March 2.
Here is raw video shot by a resident of Sedalia, Missouri, where a tornado hit part of the city this afternoon. So far, no fatalities have been reported, but there are injuries, and quite a bit of damage done.
This raw video catches the tornado briefly on tape.
Here is a video report on the outbreak of tornadoes that killed 13 people yesterday in Oklahoma, Kansas, and Arkansas:
WASHINGTON TIMES: Violent storms with winds of more than 150 mph slammed into a chunk of the central U.S. overnight, killing at least 13 people in three states, flattening homes, crushing cars and ripping apart a rural Arkansas fire station.
The high-powered storms arrived Tuesday night and early Wednesday, just days after a massive tornado tore up the southwest Missouri city of Joplin and killed 122 people.
The latest storms killed at least eight people in Oklahoma and two in Kansas before trekking east into Arkansas to claim three more lives. . . . Read More
Here is a video report from Fox & Friends this morning on the devastating tornado that hit Joplin, Missouri late yesterday afternoon. They also report the current death toll at 89 people, which is expected to rise with 30% or more of the city destroyed. The report also includes some footage of the tornado itself on the ground.
The tornado that hit Joplin, Missouri late yesterday afternoon has left at least 89 people dead, with the toll expected to go higher. Some reports indicate up to 25%-30% of the city was destroyed.
The video above does not show much because it is a first-person video from inside a place where a group of people took shelter from the tornado – the lights were out. But you can hear them – and the storm – as it crosses their path. There is no indication as to what building this group was in, but you can hear what it was like for them to go through this devastating storm.
UPDATED 7:44 AM CT: Just saw this video played on CNN. They said the group was sheltering in a Convenience Store. Hope everyone was OK.
Here is raw video of Joplin, Missouri TV Station KSN 16 showing the powerful tornado that hit Joplin today from their “towercam.” You can hear the frantic voices of the on air personalities as they realized they were looking at an on-the-ground tornado. You can see the tornado in the distance pretty well early on in the video, but as it gets closer to the tower, it becomes blurred as the TV folks urge everyone to take cover.
The storm is known to have killed 24 people, with that total expected to go higher.
A major tornado has hit the Missouri city of Joplin late today, with reports that 24 people are now known to be dead. The raw video above shows utter devastation. Apparently, a hospital was hit, among other sites. We’ll post more information as we get it.
Here is video from NBC News showing multiples scenes of the destruction in the U.S. Southeast caused by the incredible outbreak of Tornadoes. The death toll has now climbed to nearly 300 people.
Here is incredible video of a mile-wide tornado that hit Tuscaloosa, Alabama last night. The tornado destroyed virtually everything in its path. Tornados in Alabama, Mississippi, Tennessee, Georgia, and Virginia yesterday killed at least 173 people, with many more injured or unaccounted for.
Here is the raw video of the tornado:
UPDATED 8:27 AM CT: Here is more incredible home video of the twister.
A tornado ripped through part of Billings, Montana yesterday, doing major damage to a local sports arena as well as other businesses. Reports indicate the tornado hovered over the sports arena for 15 minutes, with winds up to 135 miles per hour. Fortunately, no reports of deaths from the storm.
Video Report on Tornado in Billings, Montana (Tornado video included)
Start of Tornado – Part 1
Start of Tornado – Part 2
Tornado on Ground
Here is truly amazing video of a tornado in Colorado. It provides some of the most up-close looks at a twister I have seen, and the quality of the video is very clear.
Here is amazing raw video of a tornado that swept across South Dakota yesterday, May 23, 2010. This tornado was filmed moving across a farm in Edmond County. The farm was damaged, but no injuries were reported.