tornado

Tornado strikes Oregon community

AURORA, Ore. (KATU) – When the weather near Canby, Oregon turned extreme, Linda Tate grabbed her phone and started recording. “I saw some pretty black clouds and I figured it was pretty close,” said Tate, who witnessed a tornado. She ran next …

Tornado destroys barns near Lebanon

Lacomb, Ore. (KPTV) – An Oregon community about 80 miles south of Portland is cleaning up debris after a tornado destroyed two barns. No one was hurt. People who saw the tornado say it happened fast, and was extremely violent. It happened …

Extreme weather pounds the Midwest

(NBC News) — Tornadoes ripped through the Midwest overnight, leaving behind a twisted path of destruction. In Illinois cell phone video captured the fear and the shock of seeing a massive funnel cloud touch down. Some people lost everything.  “It was all …

Red Cross steps in to help severe weather victims

Tillamook County, Ore.- Disaster responders with the American Red Cross Cascades Region are assisting people displaced by severe weather in Tillamook County. The Red Cross has opened a shelter for people affected by the storm and the tornado which hit ten blocks …

Reports: Tornado touches down along Oregon Coast

Manzanita, Ore.- A tornado touched down about 8:40 Friday morning in Manzanita, according to the Tillamook County Reporter. Manzanita is near Tillamook in Tillamook County. Pictures made available to KOBI-TV NBC5 show downed trees and power lines. The Tillamook County Reporter is …