One of the most intense outbreaks of tornadoes in OK history occurred on this date in 2011. The National Weather Service in Norman, OK has a very informative pagefrom their website providing a detailed look back. There were several strong to violent…
The funnel of a tornadic thunderstorm almost touches the ground near South Haven, Kansas, on May 19.
I would just like to give a shout out to Kevin Durant. He matched the funds from the American Red Cross ($1 million) and he kept quiet about it. The ARC told everyone about it. Thanks to all of the donators, volunteers, and anyone that is showing support or relief effort during this tragic event.
If you want to help out, then donate $10 to the ARC by texting REDCROSS to 90999. The $10 will be added to you next bill.
Here is another way to help via donations: http://www.unitedwayokc.org/
For more ways to donate and help out, check out this article by NBC: http://usnews.nbcnews.com/_news/2013/05/20/18381508-how-to-help-oklahoma-tornado-victims?lite
Radar of the Newcastle-Moore tornado with a textbook structure. There is also a debris ball shown on radar. Not long before, the tornado actually swallowed a developing area of precipitation, which strengthened it.