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Midwest Storm

After Twisters, Damaged Communities Come Together

AP | DAVID MERCER and DON BABWIN | Posted 11.19.2013 | Green

WASHINGTON, Ill. (AP) — Aaron Montgomery's house was not damaged by the tornado that roared through this central Illinois community. But when the tw...

Woman Killed As Storms Move Across Upper Midwest

AP | DIRK LAMMERS | Posted 06.22.2013 | Green

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. -- A fast-moving line of storms barreled across the northern Plains and Upper Midwest Friday evening, killing a woman in her trailer...

Derecho Fails To Form As Storm Moves East

AP | By ERIC TUCKER | Posted 08.13.2013 | Green

WASHINGTON (AP) — A massive storm system that started in the Upper Midwest brought soaking rains and heavy winds to the Mid-Atlantic Thursday, causi...

Winter Clings On With Midwest Snow Storm

AP | DON BABWIN and JASON KEYSER | Posted 05.05.2013 | Green

CHICAGO — A late winter storm packing up to 10 inches of snow sent officials in weather-hardened Chicago into action Tuesday to prevent a repeat...

Winter Storm Bears Down On Midwest After Dumping Snow On Rockies

Reuters | Posted 02.18.2013 | Denver

* Blizzard warnings issued for Plains, western Midwest * Part of I-70 in Colorado closed by blowing snow * Many areas to...

Extreme Weather Photos Of The Week

Posted 03.03.2012 | Green

This week was marked by extreme weather in the United States, where severe tornadoes destroyed property and killed many across the American Midwest. ...

Indiana Town Is 'Completely Gone' After Storm

AP | Posted 05.02.2012 | Green

CHELSEA, Indiana (AP) — Authorities in Indiana say at least three people have been killed by tornadoes raking the southern portion of the U.S. state...

'Please Don't Let There Be Another Tornado'

AP | JIM SUHR | Posted 05.02.2012 | Green

HARRISBURG, Ill. (AP) — Kera Wise picked through the fragments of her aunt and uncle's tornado-ruined home with a determined hustle under clear skie...

PHOTOS: Residents Return To Homes Ravaged By Tornado

Posted 03.01.2012 | Chicago

As residents in downstate Harrisburg, Ill., continue to recover from the tornado that devastated their town and killed at least six people early Wedne...

PHOTOS: Storm Kills 6, Devastates Midwestern Town

Posted 02.29.2012 | Chicago

At least six people have reportedly been killed and more than 100 others injured following an apparent tornado that tore through the southeastern Illi...

WATCH: Eye-Witness Accounts From Midwest Storms

Posted 02.29.2012 | Green

Branson, Mo. and other towns in Missouri, Kansas and Nebraska were hit by deadly storms Wednesday morning. At least one person was killed in Buffalo, ...

Storms Turn Deadly In Alabama, Searchers Go Door-To-Door

AP | JAY REEVES | Posted 03.24.2012 | Green

OAK GROVE, Ala. (AP) — Knowing this community's history of tornadoes, Jhan Powers gets nervous anytime violent weather rolls in. While her house was...

Midwest Storm Building, Roads Closed

AP | DAVE KOLPACK | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

FARGO, N.D. — Heavy snow driven by wind gusting to 40 mph brought parts of the upper Midwest to a halt Tuesday, closing courts, schools, busines...

MIDWEST, NORTHEAST STORM: Bringing Wintry Mix

AP | POLLY ANDERSON | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

A winter storm packing snow, freezing rain and biting wind cut power to tens of thousands of customers Friday, disrupted travel and gave schoolchildre...

Twisters tear up parts of 4 states; 7 killed in Arkansas

AP | JON GAMBRELL | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

DAMASCUS, Ark. — Violent storms unleashed tornadoes, high winds and hail in four central states and killed seven people in Arkansas, including a...