Bell County Tornado: “God is going to get us through this.” 165 mph tornado causes widespread devastation in Texas community

CNN — After a tornado with 165 mph winds tore through Bell County, Texas on Tuesday, JudyLynn Hughes began digging through what was left of her belongings. “We found my things everywhere. I always have a dress in a tree,” Hughes told CNN affiliate KWTX. Almost everything she owned was packed into storage units in … Read more

Weather News: Third Round of Tornadoes Coming to the South

Editor’s note: A version of this article originally appeared in the Weekly Weather Report, which is published every Monday. You can sign up here to receive them weekly and during major storms. CNN — As we enter our third straight week with the potential for severe weather, it’s starting to look a bit like a … Read more

Crttenberg Complex Fire: Fire in Texas burns over 33,000 acres

CNN — Firefighters are making progress against a wildfire in Fort Hood that has burned about 33,206 acres, according to the Texas A&M Forest Service. The Crttenberg Complex Fire in Coryell County, about 120 miles south of Fort Worth, is made up of three fires that burned together. She was 70% contained on Tuesday evening, … Read more

Severe storms threaten 75 million people in the United States after tornadoes kill 7 people in Iowa

CNN — More than 75 million people from Atlanta to Philadelphia faced the threat of severe storms Monday, days after a deadly tornado outbreak, including an EF-4 twister, killed seven people in Iowa. Other cities that could experience severe weather include Washington, D.C. and Baltimore, CNN meteorologist Haley Brink said, adding that the main threats … Read more