Officials investigate possible tornado damage in Fair Hill

FAIR HILL — A cleanup is scheduled for Tuesday morning after a fierce wind, or possibly even a tornado, whipped through Fair Hill Natural Resources Management Area late Monday afternoon, damaging a barn and the adjacent fairgrounds, according to the Maryland Department of Natural Resources. DNR posted a notification about the weather event on its…

Several tornadoes confirmed across Central Virginia

RICHMOND, Va. — The National Weather Service (NWS) confirmed several tornadoes in Central Virginia Monday afternoon. In a preliminary report, the NWS confirmed tornadoes touched down in Chesterfield, Henrico, Hanover, Powhatan Counties, and the City of Richmond. Chesterfield County An EF-1 tornado with an estimated maximum wind speed of 90-100 mph, started in Winterpock and…

Tornado touches down in Virginia, killing at least 1 in building collapse

Severe storms and a tornado spawned by remnants of Hurricane Florence killed at least one person near Richmond, Virginia, leaving a trail of destruction Monday. CBS affiliate WTVR-TV reports that a warehouse in Chesterfield County was reduced to rubble. Chesterfield Fire and EMS spokesperson Lt. Jason Elmore confirms that there was one fatality in the…

Possible tornadoes spotted throughout Myrtle Beach area Sunday

The National Weather Service issued several tornado warnings for Horry County on Sunday, and residents spotted what appeared to be waterspouts and funnel clouds around Myrtle Beach. In a tweet Sunday afternoon, WPDE forecaster Ed Piotrowski shared a video and noted: “A waterspout came ashore north of 21st avenue in Myrtle Beach and became a…