Photos: Late-Night Tornadoes Keep People Up All Night

By Grace Muller, AccuWeather.com Staff Writer
October 19, 2012; 3:30 AM
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Late-Night Tornadoes Keep People Up All Night

Strong winds, hail and tornadoes were reported from Illinois to Mississippi.

Storified by Accu Weather · Thu, Oct 18 2012 04:02:51

Strong winds, hail and tornadoes were reported from Illinois to Mississippi.
Multiple Tornadoes Strike Arkansas, MississippiMultiple Tornadoes Strike Arkansas, Mississippi At least eight people were injured as a round of severe storms, including a few tornadoes...
Nothing like a little bonding time at 1 o'clock in the morning. #tornado #dormprobs #girls #overloadsprice0419
Tornado came over my house with very large hail in Conehatta about 20 min ago.Kimberly Turner
Well I'm up but can't cant go any where! Trees down everywhere, all roads leading out of conehatta is blocked!Rhonda Sullivan Havard
Should you need to take shelter at the stadium, designated areas are marked by this green shelter signage. http://pic.twitter.com/ldwQulhkSt. Louis Cardinals
@KATV_Weather @MRHstormchaser just north of Hazen. It was trying. http://twitpic.com/b546hpMichael Hook
http://twitpic.com/b53qjr tree down and tractor trailer jackknifed due to storm in Clarendon. #arwxMichael Hook
Tonado watch is keeping me from falling asleep #tornado #storm #naturalhairQuae Gates
1am tornado evac. Fun :p #tornado #jackson #belhaven #girls #storm #sirens #evac #shelterDanielle Lucille
@reedtimmerTVN Pic of my 10 year old son's hand drawn map of greatest threat area. It was drawn at 11:00 am. Right on! http://pic.twitter.com/u4Xx2aO5Wendi Day

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