Top U.S. tornado videos of 2014
2014 was not your normal year when it comes to tornadoes. In fact, early counts put it down there — hand-in-hand with 2012 and 2013 — among the least active on record.
On the whole, that’s a good thing for those who may face threats from these beasts of nature, though several high-impact events still did unfortunately occur.
Despite the lack of numbers, 2014 will be remembered for a long time to come, largely thanks to three days in June. Additional memorable tornadoes were peppered throughout the year.
February 20, 2014 – EF0 near Jacksonville, Illinois
by Dan Robinson
March 26, 2014 – EF0 near Willows, California
April 7, 2014 – EF2 near Belhaven, North Carolina
by Brandon Berry
April 28, 2014 – EF4 near Louisville, Mississippi
by Scott Peake / Basehunters
May 14, 2014 – EF3 near Cedarville, Ohio
May 26, 2014 – EF2 in Watford, North Dakota
by Dan Yorgason
June 6, 2014 – EF1 in Trinidad, Colorado
by Cloud 9 Tours
June 16, 2014 – EF4 near Stanton, Nebraska
by Tony Laubach
June 16, 2014 – EF4 twins in and near Pilger, Nebraska
by StormChasingVideo/Ben McMillan
Lots of “jaw-dropping” sales pitches these days. Seeing this live, even on video, truly was.
June 16, 2014 – EF4s in and near Pilger, Nebraska
by Greg Johnson
Close up of the twin which hit Pilger, and do watch till the end.
June 17, 2014 – Rural EF0 tornadoes in Cherry County, Nebraska
by Brandon Ivey
June 17, 2014 – EF3 near Coleridge, Nebraska
by Skip Talbot
June 18, 2014 – EF4 near Woonsocket, South Dakota
by Dick McGowan & Shay Phillips
Early stages of the EF4 — suction vortices!! (same tornado as below)
June 18, 2014 – EF4 near Alpena, South Dakota
Near/after peak into rope out. (same tornado as above)
July 6, 2014 – EF1 near Reinbeck, Iowa
by Alec Scholten
September 19, 2014 – EF2 near Lancaster, Minnesota
by MN Thunder
Disagree? We miss something? Let us know.
Note: There is some potential for tornadoes in the South over the next week or so. Should any of that materialize and qualify, we will edit to add video.
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