Reality catches up with sci-fi in storm drones – CBS News

CBS News Reality catches up with sci-fi in storm dronesCBS NewsThe federal government's National Weather Center, with its laboratories and the Storm Prediction Center, are appropriately headquartered in Norman, but research is done statewide on Earth's most powerful storms. If all goes as planned, OSU's research …and more » weather – Google News

Twisters, floods sweep across Midwest, Plains – Washington Post

Washington Post Twisters, floods sweep across Midwest, PlainsWashington PostViolent weather also moved through the St. Louis area. Early aerial images of damage showed groups of homes with porches ripped away, roofs torn off and piles of splintered wood scattered across the ground for blocks. Officials in St. Charles County …and more » weather – Google News

Panicked Okla. residents opted to flee approaching tornadoes, clogged roads … – Washington Post

Panicked Okla. residents opted to flee approaching tornadoes, clogged roads …Washington PostA total of five tornadoes struck the Oklahoma City metro area, the National Weather Service said. Oklahoma wasn't the only state to see violent weather on Friday night. In Missouri, areas west of St. Louis received significant damage from an EF3 tornado that …and ...

Twisters, floods sweep across Midwest, Plains – Washington Post

Washington Post Twisters, floods sweep across Midwest, PlainsWashington PostViolent weather also moved through the St. Louis area. Early aerial images of damage showed groups of homes with porches ripped away, roofs torn off and piles of splintered wood scattered across the ground for blocks. Officials in St. Charles County …and more » weather – Google News

4-year-old swept away by floodwaters in tornado-hit Oklahoma – NBCNews.com (blog)

4-year-old swept away by floodwaters in tornado-hit OklahomaNBCNews.com (blog)Mark Wiley, meteorologist at the National Weather Service's southern region headquarters in Fort Worth, said early Saturday that there had been five confirmed tornadoes in the Oklahoma City area on Friday and one in the Tulsa area early Saturday. A total of …and more » weather – Google ...

Frightened Okla. Residents Opt to Flee… – ABC News

Frightened Okla. Residents Opt to Flee…ABC NewsNortheast of St. Louis and across the Mississippi, the city of Roxana was hit by an EF3 tornado as well, but National Weather Service meteorologist Jayson Gosselin said it wasn't clear whether the damage in both states came from the same EF3 twister or …and more » weather – Google ...

Deadly Storms in Oklahoma Bring Flooding and More Tornadoes – New York Times

New York Times Deadly Storms in Oklahoma Bring Flooding and More TornadoesNew York TimesEqually violent weather in Missouri and Arkansas caused considerable property damage and flash flooding. Three people were killed in Arkansas on Thursday and early Friday, and several others were missing in floods as water rushed down from the …and more » weather – ...

Severe storm system continues path across Heartland – Fox News

Severe storm system continues path across HeartlandFox NewsA slow-moving storm front continues to inch across portions of the Midwest Saturday afternoon about 24 hours after several deadly tornadoes touched down near Oklahoma City. There is a risk for severe storms and a slight chance of a tornado developing …and more » weather – Google News

Oklahoma update: At least nine dead in new storms – Los Angeles Times

Oklahoma update: At least nine dead in new stormsLos Angeles TimesAt least five tornadoes struck the area, according to National Weather Service meteorologist Mark Wiley at the regional headquarters in Fort Worth. Wiley told The Times that weather service staff were out Saturday examining the damage to determine how …and more » weather – Google News

Once considered sci-fi territory, weather drones designed by Okla. researchers … – Washington Post

Once considered sci-fi territory, weather drones designed by Okla. researchers …Washington PostIf all goes as planned, OSU's research drones will detect the making of a tornado based on the humidity, pressure and temperature data collected while traveling through the guts of a storm — critical details that could increase lead time in severe weather …and ...