Keller district officials plan to tackle a lengthy list of roofing repairs this summer and next using money from an insurance settlement and from the 2008 bond package. Some 10 to 12 facilities will receive attention in 2013, with Central High School”s roof repair as the most complex project. “Because it”s a high school campus,...Read More
Houston, TX (PRWEB) January 08, 2013 According to the NOAA website intense thunderstorms raked through the highly populated McAllen/Edinburg/Mission area of Hidalgo County during the mid-evening of March 29, 2012. The storms packed 75 mph winds and dumped hail the size of baseballs for more than half an hour. In addition to the intense winds...Read More
Freezing rain and sleet made for a sloppy Christmas morning trek in parts of the nation’s midsection on Tuesday, while residents along the Gulf Coast braced for thunderstorms, high winds and tornadoes. Icy roads already were blamed for a 21-vehicle pileup in Oklahoma, where authorities warned would-be travelers to stay home. Fog blanketed highways, including...Read More
Hailstorms are the most damaging weather events in Texas. For the first time, the Texas Department of Insurance hosted a symposium spotlighting this natural disaster. “We hear about every hurricane, we don’t hear about every hailstorm and just because they’re not as big events,” said Texas Insurance Commissioner Eleanor Kitzman. More than 300 professionals participated,...Read More
EUGENE, Ore. – Hail washed across South Eugene on Monday afternoon, and storm clouds and blue sky took turns over Western Oregon – sometimes at the same time. Reports of intense hail and damage to trees came in from around Eugene and Springfield. KVAL News visited a Springfield neighborhood where a “dust devil” or other...Read More
Tornado touches down in Hale Center, hail breaks windows HALE CENTER — A tornado touched down five miles southeast of Hale Center in a storm system that delivered baseball-sized hail, at least in one case breaking car windows Friday. “We didn’t hear any reports of damage” from the tornado, explained National Weather Service meteorologist Jeff...Read More
PORTAGE TOWNSHIP — Managers for two local lumber and home improvement stores say the July 1 hail storm that rolled through Catawba Island and Danbury Townships is still sending hundreds of customers through their doors weekly. “We have been considerably busier,” said Roger Radsick, of Gordon Lumber. “Without looking at the numbers, I’d say we’ve...Read More
Severe hail storms predicted for NSW NSW should brace itself for a slew of fierce summer hail storms with the potential to cause billions of dollars worth of damage, the State Emergency Service (SES)is warning. More than 50 severe storms are predicted to hit the state’s east over the coming months, with some of them...Read More
Severe Storm Drops Hail Throughout Colorado Springs A severe thunderstorm moving through Colorado Springs dumped hail in some areas and flooded streets. The hail was so much in areas like Montebello and Union that it looked like a snow storm had passed through. A severe thunderstorm moving through Colorado Springs dumped hail in some areas...Read More
Tornadoes, Hail, Flooding, and Some Building Damage All Reported In Aftermath of Tuesday Night Severe Weather Severe storms, including multiple reports of tornadoes over Clinton and Washington Counties, were reported Tuesday night. Storm Spotter Randal Meredith caught a shot of the tornado near Okawville. Severe weather sparked tornadoes and some isolated damage across South Central...Read More
Blair, NE- The sound of hammers replaced the sound of thunder across the Metro Thursday. Repairs are underway and insurance adjusters are tallying the damage. A massive storm pummeled the city of Blair Tuesday night bringing with it baseball size ...
The storm pummeled almost every community along I-70 from Kansas City to Granite City; producing nine tornadoes along the way. The storm is best known for it`s monster hail. Golf ball to baseball sized hail, propelled at times by winds in ...