30 Tornadoes Reported Across Central US in Single Day

Storms brought damaging tornadoes and heavy rains to areas across the central United States over the past two days.

There were 30 reports of tornadoes in the central US on Tuesday, most in Kansas and Missouri.

In the past five days, there have been 130 tornadoes reported in the US, according to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration.

The weather service’s tornado Twitter feed indicated there were tornado warnings in Illinois, Kansas and Nebraska and there were tornado watches in Illinois and Missouri.



Image: “Tornado Outbreak Possible Across Central and Southern Plains” by NOAA Satellites is in the Public Domain