tornado

What Causes Waterspouts?
People in the Twin Ports see a lot of crazy weather conditions through the seasons. Usually waterspouts aren't one of those things. With today's occurrence of a waterspout near Park Point on Lake Superior, social media is abuzz with questions like "What is a waterspout?" …
The 5 Worst Storms In Recent Northland History
Let's face it, we live in a pretty harsh environment. From freezing cold winters with blinding blizzards to hot, humid, and stormy summers, we see a lot of weather in the Twin Ports. Here's a list of the worst storms in the Northland in the last 5 years. ...
How Can You help The Tornado Victims of Joplin, Mo.
After reading the article in CBS news, my heart is heavy for the people of Joplin, MO, trying to cope with the natural disaster that hit their community.  The death toll in Missouri's devastating tornado is climbing as they continue to search for survivors.  They are calling it the deadliest single …
5 First-Person Tornado Videos From Joplin, MO [GRAPHIC LANGUAGE]
The tornado that slammed Joplin, MO on May 22, like the others around the country recently, has resulted in stunning first-person video accounts. With the popularity of video capability on smartphones (not to mention digital cameras) we are now not only seeing the damage closer than ever, but we are…