Destructive tornadoes hit Texas and Oklahoma, U.S.

Destructive tornadoes hit Texas and Oklahoma, U.S.

Several destructive tornadoes ripped through parts of Texas and Oklahoma on March 21 and 22, 2022, during a violent severe weather outbreak that's now shifting east. One person was killed and more than a dozen injured. The Storm Prediction Center has so far…

Destructive tornadoes hit Iowa, leaving at least 7 people dead, U.S.

Destructive tornadoes hit Iowa, leaving at least 7 people dead, U.S.

At least 7 people have been killed and several others severely injured after multiple tornadoes hit parts of central and southern Iowa on Saturday afternoon into Sunday, March 5 into 6, 2022. The tornadoes caused widespread damage, with areas of Madison County…

Damaging tornado hits Morales, Guatemala

Damaging tornado hits Morales, Guatemala

A damaging tornado hit the city of Morales (population 100 000), Guatemala on February 13, 2022. According to the Guatemalan National Institute for Seismology, Vulcanology, Meteorology and Hydrology (INSIVUMEH), the tornado touched ground at around 14:20 LT, causing…

Waterspout hits Havana, damaging homes and downing power lines, Cuba

Waterspout hits Havana, damaging homes and downing power lines, Cuba

A large waterspout formed off the coast capital Havana, Cuba on February 9, 2022, and came ashore, damaging roofs of homes, and downing trees and power lines. The waterspout hit the land between Tarara and Guanabo beaches at around 10:30 LT. "We have set up a…

Destructive tornado hits Sicily, killing one and injuring 2 others, Italy

Destructive tornado hits Sicily, killing one and injuring 2 others, Italy

One person was killed and two others injured after a tornado hit the Italian island of Sicily on November 17, 2021. This is the latest in a series of deaths in Italy caused by extreme weather events in recent weeks. The twister affected Trebalate, Serrameta,…

Extremely rare November tornado hits Vancouver, Canada

Extremely rare November tornado hits Vancouver, Canada

An extremely rare November tornado hit the city of Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada at 17:10 PDT on November 6, 2021 (01:10 UTC, November 7). The event started as a waterspout over the Strait of Georgia which then came ashore and caused minor damage at the…