Tornado roared through Wheatland 10 years ago

Rare storm happened on unseasonably warm day. While residents braved blustery subzero temperatures entering 2018, Western Kenosha County experienced an entirely different scenario 10 years ago, when an EF-3 tornado ripped through the Town of Wheatland and surrounding areas. The tornado, which marks its 10th anniversary on Sunday, happened during an unseasonably warm day of…

Kansas prominent in list of Top 10 tornadoes

A recently released list of the 10 largest tornadoes on record has more Kansas tornadoes on it than any other state. Most Kansans know about one of the three, but the other two may be a surprise. The list was created by Brandon Molyneaux, a student at Millersville University who has been studying weather for…

National Weather Service confirms tornado hit northern Missouri

A tornado has destroyed homes in northern Missouri’s Randolph County. Local emergency management director Jim Cherrier says the National Weather Service has surveyed the damage to confirm Monday night’s tornado. “A narrow tornado passed from Higbee through Renick, across Highway 63, approximately four miles along Route NN, and sustained maximum winds of approximately 100 miles…

Tornado hits resort in Italy

Sanremo, Italy (APTN / CBS Newspath) — A tornado hit Sanremo, a coastal city in northwestern Italy, on Friday. According to Italian media reports, the tornado started at sea, close to the beaches of the famous tourist resort in the Italian Riviera, and then moved into the city centre. According to Italian firefighters, it caused…