Tornado touches down in Mariposa County

A tornado touched down just outside of Mariposa on Saturday afternoon, the National Weather Service said. Officials from the NWS surveyed the area where a video was taken of a funnel cloud on Ben Hur Road near Beach Road, according to Meteorologist Jim Bagnall. Surveyors found branches ripped from trees and grass swirls that indicated…

Huge tornado in Cuba kills 4 and injures 195

(CNN)A rare tornado that hit the Cuban capital, Havana, on Sunday night has left four people dead and 195 injured, officials said. Dramatic photos show debris covering cars and flooding in coastal zones of the city. Cuban President Miguel Diaz-Canel visited emergency crews around the city overnight and wrote on Twitter that the damage from…

Tornado in Turkey’s Antalya leaves 2 dead, 1 missing, 10 injured

A tornado that struck Turkey’s tourism capital Antalya on Thursday left two people dead, including a 13-year-old child, one person missing and at least 11 more people injured. The tornado caused damage to many vehicles, agricultural estates and greenhouses in Kumluca and Finike districts. The injured have been transferred to Kumluca State Hospital and their…

Mascotte church cleaning up after apparent tornado

MASCOTTE — Tuscanooga Baptist Church leaders are calling it a miracle. An apparent tornado ripped through Mascotte early Thursday morning, tearing the roof off of the church’s parsonage, where a beloved retired pastor and his wife were living. The couple, James and Mary Lou Madison, survived. Now, though they’re rattled, the Madison’s are safe and…

Possible tornado damages homes in central Florida community early Thursday

A tornado reportedly touched down early Thursday morning and damaged several homes in a community in Lake County, Florida, according to the Lake County Sheriff’s Office. “It appears that around 5:40 a.m., a thunderstorm containing a possible tornado moved through Lake County about 4 miles to the northwest of the town of Mascotte,” said AccuWeather…

Adel Tornado: Looking Back Two Years Later

ADEL, Ga. (WTXL) — 3:29am ET. Near Barney, a small town in Brooks County: A tornado touches down. It quickly grows in intensity and travels northeast, snapping trees and damaging buildings in it’s path. It’s next target: Sunshine Acres Trailer Park in Cook County, Georgia. During the pre-dawn hours on January 22nd, 2017 the EF-3…