Forecaster Brian Meade said Monday that the tornado was high in the weather service’s EF-1 range.
The tornado was on the ground about 2 minutes with maximum winds of 100 mph.
Korean babies show off their adorable dance moves. Plus, a YouTube user films a tornado touching down nearby.
The boy tells his mother,”Goodbye, mama” and then “it’s heading right for me.”
The National Weather Service says it’s confirmed the touchdown of a small tornado in southeastern Michigan.
Records show that sirens weren’t activated to notify some Flint-area residents of a tornado earlier this week until after it already was on the ground.
The National Weather Service says severe thunderstorms that pushed across southeastern Michigan produced several tornadoes, downed trees and power lines, and damaged homes and businesses.
A ceremony is planned next weekend to mark the 60th anniversary of a tornado that hit the Flint area, leaving 116 people dead, and efforts are taking place to build a new memorial to the victims.
Providing help for those in Oklahoma. That’s the goal of one non-profit from here in metro Detroit.
“It was like nothing I had seen … It really didn’t look like a neighborhood at all,” said one local Red Cross volunteer.