EF1 tornado touched down in Winona cemetery

WINONA, Minn. (WKBT) – An EF1 tornado touched down in a cemetery near Winona this morning. According to the National Weather Service of La Crosse, the brief tornado damaged trees, a building and headstones within Woodlawn Cemetery Wednesday morning. Peak winds may have reached 95 mph. Woodlawn Cemetery told News 8 the estimated damage is…

Storms bring damaging winds, possible tornadoes to Michigan

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (AP) — Severe thunderstorms brought heavy rain, high winds and possible tornadoes to parts of Michigan, damaging buildings and leaving tens of thousands without power. No injuries were reported in the storms Wednesday evening. The National Weather Service says a possible tornado was reported in the western Michigan city of Grand Rapids…

EF-0 tornado confirmed in Multnomah County, some didn’t get warning

National Weather Service meteorologists confirmed the funnel cloud reported near Rock Creek Sunday evening did touch down and did enough damage to be officially called a tornado. NWS meteorologists Tyree Wilde and Treena Jensen spent part of Monday surveying the damage left behind at Plumper Pumpkin Patch and Tree Farm, after heavy thundershowers scoured the…