Weather service confirms 9 total tornadoes hit Dallas-Fort Worth; power restored to thousands

Updated at 6:50 p.m.: Revised to reflect confirmation of an eighth and ninth tornado. The list of confirmed tornadoes that walloped North Texas on Sunday grew by six Tuesday, bringing the total to nine, while power was restored to thousands of businesses and homeowners dealt a glancing blow by the storms. No one was killed…

Tornadoes leave heavy damage, power outages in its wake after moving through Dallas

A tornado left a miles-long trail of heavy damage from northwest Dallas to Richardson late Sunday, and the National Weather Service was investigating reports that other funnel clouds had hit the area. The city of Dallas said early Monday that there had been no reports of deaths or serious injuries. First responders had been going…

Typhoon, earthquake and tornado hit Japan, shutting down cities with evacuations

People living near Tokyo, and across Japan, were on the highest alert Saturday, with heavy downpours flooding the area as multiple natural disasters struck the island. As Typhoon Hagibis (which translates to “speed” in Filipino) approached landfall, the U.S. Geological Survey registered a 5.3 magnitude earthquake centered off the coast of Tokyo. It was considered…

SD Shop Destroyed by Tornadic Weather

Oct. 11, 2019—A Sioux Falls Meineke operator is working to bounce back after his shop was completely destroyed in a massive storm event. In early September, three tornadoes with confirmed EF-2 strength touched down in the area of the city, causing widespread damage. News station KELO spoke to the Meineke operators, Doug and Kim Olson,…