The severe weather continued through Monday as a tornado as much as two miles wide ransacked the suburbs of Oklahoma City, Okla. Homes were leveled in the town of Moore and children were trapped under debris at local schools.
The above photo was taken in Moore, Okla., as the tornado crossed Sooner Road at southeast 134th street. Photo courtesy of Ben Holcomb.
Tornado footage shot by Youtube user Charles Gafford taken from inside a tornado shelter.
The tornado crossed over I-35 in Moore, Okla. Monday afternoon. Photo courtesy of Ben Holcomb.
Moore tornado footage shot by Youtube user Chris Karstens at SE 24th St. and S. Eastern Ave, about a mile away from the storm.
There were storms along the flight path, AccuWeather.com Meteorologist Dave Samuhel said.
While lacking across a large part of the United States on Christmas Day, arctic air is set to make a comeback during the final days of 2014.
Ski areas will welcome the fresh power that will blanket mountains from the Alps and Apennines into the Balkans.
A storm will spread rain and disruptive snow across southeast Europe into Monday.
As snow winds down over the Central states during the weekend between Christmas and New Year's Day, a new storm will ramp up over the Northwest and will lead to travel disruptions.
There is the risk of flooding from Louisiana to Alabama this weekend, while rain may lead to travel delays in a large part of the South and spotty rain and snow reach the Northeast.
Swisshome, OR (1998)
9.90" of rain in a 30 hour period.
Buffalo, NY (2001)
An amazing 26.2" more snow buried the city, bringing the 5 day total (at the airport) to 81.5". The previous record for an entire month was 68.4" in December, 1985. In addition, a new record snow depth was established at 44". All unnecessary travel was banned, and a state of emergency was declared by the governor.
New England (1839)
Third of Triple snowstorms - 24" of snow in Hartford; Worcester pressure: 28.77"; Boston - whole gales swept coast - studied by Redfield & Espy.