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Destructive Tornado in Dallas, Texas Sunday Night — Near Southern Methodist University North of Downtown Dallas

907 Dallas police and firefighter/paramedics responded about 9:30 p.m. CT Sunday to multiple reports of injuries and severe damage to homes and commercial buildings after at least one tornado hit north of downtown Dallas. The […]

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Tornado Picture Captured Near Sandwich High School Parking Lot; Thunderstorms Diminishing Thursday Daylight Hours in NW Suburbs

469 Storms may continue to develop in southern Wisconsin and move into northeast Illinois, but the trend may involve a weakening of the thunderstorm cells. Some loud thunder with sporadic cloud-to-ground lightning was observed between […]

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TORNADO VIDEOS: One Person Reported Killed in Ottawa as Tornado Damages Homes and Buildings in Naplate and Ottawa, Illinois

79 KDR Media event chaser, Jodi Mair captured this large wedge tornado near Ottawa, IL as severe weather hit about 5:15 p.m. Naplate police and firefighter/paramedics responded about 5:22 PM Tuesday to a report of […]

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National Weather Service Confirms Two EF-1 Tornadoes Occurred Tuesday Tuesday Night — Lake Geneva and Big Bend

48 The National Weather Service Milwaukee storm survey crew concluded concluded that two tornadoes occurred. An EF-1 tornado with winds estimated up to 110 mph was confirmed in Lake Geneva. Another EF-1 tornado with winds […]

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Preliminary Damage Survey Results from Sunday’s Lake County, IL Tornado Indicates Maximum at EF-1 Intensity

51 The NWS Chicago survey team that is investigating tornado damage in Lake County, Illinois from the severe thunderstorms on Sunday evening has some preliminary findings from the Round Lake to Hainesville and Grayslake area. […]