On June 16, 2014 a family of tornadoes dropped from a parent supercell moving over northeast Nebraska.
Nebraska has been in the news a lot lately. Something of a twister apocalypse? Well, not entirely.
A major “second season” tornado outbreak struck parts of the Midwest, Tennessee and Ohio Valleys on Sunday.
This year’s chasecation lining up with the most active time of year plus a lengthy spell of catching up at home afterwards left a lot of activity not discussed here. Take a quick look back through maps by week.
We came up against a large tornado on May 28 in Kansas. It didn’t move much either.
On May 22, 2011 the city of Joplin, Missouri was impacted by an EF-5 tornado. There were 158 deaths with over a thousand injured as a result of the tornado. At its peak it was up to a mile wide with winds in excess of 200 miles per hour. The tornado was on the ground [...]