Last week’s thunderstorms produced two small tornadoes in the D.C. area, the National Weather Service confirmed Monday.
Speaking a few dozen yards away from where two people were killed in a tornado that swept through a campground on the Eastern Shore of Virginia, Gov. Terry McAuliffe said Friday it’s a blessing more people didn’t die in the storm given the short notice that campers had to seek shelter.
An F1 tornado toppled trees and flipped campers at a Virginia campground Thursday, killing two people and sending at least 33 more to area hospitals, officials said.
The National Weather Service is investigating whether a tornado may have touched down in Anne Arundel County during Tuesday’s storms.
Weather from nearly all parts of the country combined to brew this week’s killer tornadoes.
Former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton is offering her condolences to those who were killed, hurt or lost their homes when a tornado struck Arkansas.
A powerful storm front rumbled through parts of the Plains, Midwest and South on Sunday, spawning deadly tornadoes and heavy hail and rain, and damaging or destroying structures in several states.
The National Weather Service says a tornado hit St. Mary’s and Calvert counties in southern Maryland, knocking down trees along an 18-mile path. There were no injuries reported.
The National Weather Service has confirmed two tornadoes in Spotsylvania and King George counties during a June storm.
The National Weather Service confirmed Tuesday that three tornadoes touched down in Maryland on Monday evening as severe thunderstorms battered the area.