Tornado activity shift puzzles scientists

WEST LAFAYETTE — Tornado season, generally spanning from March to June, is upon us. There were more than 130 reports of tornadoes across the country during the last two weeks of May, and earlier this year, 23 people were killed in a cluster of tornadoes near the border of Georgia and Alabama. Although tornado deaths…

Tornado reported in Millstadt, captured on video

A funnel cloud was spotted moving east across Millstadt Wednesday night. Warning sirens sounded at about 6:40 p.m. as the funnel moved east on Douglas Road, according to St. Clair County Emergency Management. Several residents reported on social media that they didn’t hear sirens. The National Weather Service in St. Louis received multiple reports from…

EF2 tornado hit Copperas Cove Sunday

COPPERAS COVE, Texas (FOX 7 Austin) – The National Weather Service has confirmed an EF2 tornado hit Copperas Cove Sunday evening. The tornado damaged about 200 homes in the northwest part of town, but no injuries have been reported. It touched down around 5:30 p.m. June 9, leaving behind a trail of destruction more than…