The National Weather Service has rated the tornado that touched down in Glenn County Wednesday as an EF1.
A storm cell marched across the valley on Wednesday spawning funnel clouds from Nicolaus to Placer County. So far, it appears only one touched down in Roseville.
The National Weather Service is asking tornado spotters to be on the lookout for weak funnel clouds that could be hitting the northern part of the Sacramento Valley Wednesday.
The National Weather Service has increased its thunderstorm threat for Tuesday and Wednesday of this week, adding that thunderstorms coming to the interior of Northern California could bring “heavy rain, ponding of water, hail, and an isolated tornado”.
The National Weather Service has given Friday’s tornado spotted near Woodland an EF0 rating.
Tom Dolan saw the destruction unfold on TV and immediately knew Moore was dealing with a monster—an EF-5 tornado, the highest ranking a twister can have.
Gov. Jerry Brown directed the California Emergency Management Agency to deploy specialists from California’s Urban Search & Rescue teams to assist in response and recovery efforts in Oklahoma City following Monday’s devastating tornado.
Two brothers watched in amazement Monday as a tornado tore through their yard, lifting a barn in the air and sending a boat 100 feet.
There was little time to prepare before a tornado dropped out of the sky in Elk Grove and tore through a neighborhood Monday, damaging dozens of homes.
The five tornadoes that touched down across Northern California this week tied a single-day record dating to 1996, the National Weather Service said Tuesday.
A tornado touched down just south of Yuba City on Monday afternoon and there was also a reported touchdown in Yuba County and damage from a funnel cloud in Elk Grove as the first weather system of the season pounded the Sacramento Valley with hail, lightning and fierce winds.
The National Weather Service has issued a tornado warning for northern Yuba County and south Central Butte County. The cell is located just north of Loma Rica