In Photos: First 2015 Tornadoes Hit Arkansas And Oklahoma

26 03 2015
This aerial photo shows storm damage of the River Oaks Mobile Home Park in Sand Springs, Okla., on Thursday, March 26, 2015. The first batch of severe weather in this year's tornado season devastated the mobile home park, as storms across the area damaged buildings, tore off roofs and left debris strewn across roads. (AP Photo/Tulsa World, Tom Gilbert)

This aerial photo shows storm damage of the River Oaks Mobile Home Park in Sand Springs, Okla., on Thursday, March 26, 2015. The first batch of severe weather in this year’s tornado season devastated the mobile home park, as storms across the area damaged buildings, tore off roofs and left debris strewn across roads. (AP Photo/Tulsa World, Tom Gilbert)

Reuters reported that about 15,000 homes and businesses in Oklahoma and Arkansas were without power on Thursday after tornadoes touched down in the states a day earlier, leaving at least one person dead and scores of structures damaged.

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Video: Another Tornado Hit Kedah (Nov. 12, 2014)

12 11 2014

Kedah was hit by another tornado today.

It was reported that this tornado was the fourth tornado that hit Kedah after the Pendang incident.





Photos, Video: Tornado-Like Wind Hit Pandamaran, Klang

21 10 2014
A screengrab from a viral video of the "twister" in Klang. (The Star)

A screengrab from a viral video of the “twister” in Klang. (The Star)

NST reported that a severe thunderstorm and strong wind wreaked havoc in Pandamaran, damaging some 30 houses and apartment blocks.

A twister-like winds blew off roofs and uprooting trees around the area.

The thunderstorm also caused several boats at a jetty near Kunci Air Jalan Banting, Pandamaran to sink.

Several areas including Meru and Kampung Delek were flooded.

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Photos, Videos: Waterspout In Bintulu And Miri (Oct. 18, 2014)

18 10 2014
Photo credit to UnReported News.

Photo credit to UnReported News.

A waterspout was seen in Bintulu, Sarawak along the Kidurong coast at about 10am on Saturday. 

Wikipedia wrote that waterspouts are non-supercell tornado over water; they are small and weak rotating columns of air over water and they do not suck up water.

The Star reported that an employee at Petronas’s Malaysia Liquefied Natural Gas LNG plant told The Star that the waterspout came close to the factory.

BERNAMA reported that the waterspout was also seen in Niah area of Miri.

There were also no reports of injuries or property damage in the incident.

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Photos and Videos: Tornado Hits Pendang, Kedah (Puting Beliung Melanda Pendang)

14 10 2014
Photo credit to kerabubersuara

Photo credit to kerabubersuara

Berita Harian reported that least 15 houses in Pendang and Taman Sri Kota in Kuala Kedah were damaged by a tornado at about 4 p. m. today, during a heavy rain.

Among the affected areas are Kampung Alor Besar in Pendang and Taman Sri Kota in Kuala Kedah.

A report from NST says that:

“A source at the Meteorology Department confirmed that it was a landspout which can occur in instances of strong winds. A landspout is similar to a waterspout. The only difference is that it occurs over land” – NST

Landspout  a kind of tornado not associated with the mesocyclone of a thunderstorm.

Nobody was reportedly injured during the incident.

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Eastern States Tornado and Thunderstorms Killed 5 – Photos

10 07 2014

Severe thunderstorms swept through several Eastern states.

At least five people were killed; four of them were killed after a tornado destroyed homes in upstate New York.

The disaster also destroyed and damaged a lot of houses and caused a power cut off to nearly 200,000 people.

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Photos Of Tornadoes Hitting Saskatchewan

7 07 2014
A Twitter photo of a tornado near Kenaston, Sask. Tornadoes reportedly passed close to several Saskatchewan towns on July 6. Twitter/@PQuinlanGlobal photo

A Twitter photo of a tornado near Kenaston, Sask. Tornadoes reportedly passed close to several Saskatchewan towns on July 6. Twitter/@PQuinlanGlobal photo

A tornado touches down near Outlook, Sask., on Saturday, July 5, 2014. Residents in parts of Saskatchewan ran for cover, stared in awe or jumped in their trucks to follow what Environment Canada says were several tornadoes that hit Saturday. The agency issued tornado warnings for numerous areas in south-central Saskatchewan Saturday afternoon, and said there were tornadoes reported near Outlook and Kenaston. THE CANADIAN PRESS/HO - Jessica Kubashek

A tornado touches down near Outlook, Sask., on Saturday, July 5, 2014. Residents in parts of Saskatchewan ran for cover, stared in awe or jumped in their trucks to follow what Environment Canada says were several tornadoes that hit Saturday. The agency issued tornado warnings for numerous areas in south-central Saskatchewan Saturday afternoon, and said there were tornadoes reported near Outlook and Kenaston. THE CANADIAN PRESS/HO – Jessica Kubashek

A tornado touches down in Saskatchewan on July 5, 2013.

A tornado touches down in Saskatchewan on July 5, 2013.

A tornado touches down in Saskatchewan on July 5, 2013.

A tornado touches down in Saskatchewan on July 5, 2013.

A tornado touches down in Kenaston, Sask., on July 5, 2013.

A tornado touches down in Kenaston, Sask., on July 5, 2013.

A tornado touches down north of Kenaston, Sask., on July 5, 2013.

A tornado touches down north of Kenaston, Sask., on July 5, 2013.

A tornado touches down near Kenaston, Sask., on July 5, 2013.

A tornado touches down near Kenaston, Sask., on July 5, 2013.








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