Originally published on Fri May 31, 2013 10:24 pm
Update at 12:22 a.m. ET. Medical Examiner Confirms 5 Killed
The Associated Press is reporting that the Oklahoma medical examiner's office says 5 people have been killed in the tornado outbreak in the Oklahoma suburbs.
Update at 9:55 p.m. ET. Highway Patrol Says Two Killed:
A mother and baby were killed in the Oklahoma City area during the storm, the Associated Press reports, citing the Oklahoma Highway Patrol.
Originally published on Thu May 30, 2013 3:27 pm
Unfortunately, the forecasts have been pretty accurate in recent days. The National Weather Service warned there would be more tornadoes and severe storms on Wednesday — and there were.
Tuesday's warnings about more severe weather and the likelihood of tornadoes across much of the nation's midsection proved accurate.
Originally published on Tue May 28, 2013 9:07 am
The warnings aren't as ominous as they were eight days ago in the hours leading up to the tornado that devastated Moore, Okla., but the National Weather Service is predicting "another round of severe weather for the Central United States on Tuesday."
All eyes are on Moore, Oklahoma following this week’s massive tornado. The National Weather Service has confirmed the twister an EF5. Five years ago an EF3 tornado tore through parts of northern Colorado with the most damage occurring in Windsor.