Tornadoes

Jeff Ray, CBS11 - Cleburne

North Texas Storm & Tornado Damage Could Reach $250 Million

Right now, the number stands at $250 million. According to the Insurance Council of Texas, that is the amount of insured damage caused by the multiple tornadoes that moved across North Texas on the May 15.

CBSDFW.COM–05/24/2013

A worker drills holes into the cement pad to anchor a safe room shelter. (credit: Julie Denesha/Getty Images)

More Texans Inquiring About & Installing Storm Shelters

After seeing the destruction from the Moore, Oklahoma tornado, some Texans are thinking about their own safety. Phones have been ringing off the hook at Texas companies that sell or install in-ground safe houses or shelters.

CBSDFW.COM–05/23/2013

Road signs and other debris left by the May 20 tornado are seen on May 22, 2013 in Moore, Oklahoma. (credit: Jewel Samad/AFP/Getty Images)

President Obama To Visit Tornado-Ravaged Moore, Oklahoma

President Barack Obama will travel to tornado-ravaged Moore, Oklahoma, on Sunday. White House spokesman Jay Carney says the president will view the tornado damage first-hand and meet with victims and first responders.

05/22/2013

Kevin Durant of the Oklahoma City Thunder reacts after a three-point shot against the Los Angeles Lakers during Game 5 of the Western Conference Semifinals of the 2012 NBA Playoffs at Chesapeake Energy Arena on May 21, 2012 in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. (credit: Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Thunder Star Kevin Durant Makes $1M Tornado Pledge

Oklahoma City Thunder star Kevin Durant is pledging $1 million for tornado relief through his family foundation and is urging others to give.

05/21/2013

Rockwall County Tornado. (Credit: CBSDFW.com)

Preparing For Severe Weather In North Texas

The forecast for this afternoon in North Texas again includes heavy storms, hail and the possibility of dangerous tornadoes. So, how should you prepare?

05/21/2013

These are the remains of Highland East Junior High School in Moore, OK after a devastating tornado hit the area on May 20, 2013.  (credit: Kimberly Bivens)

Oklahoma Tornado Survivor Finds Dog Buried Alive In Rubble

Barbara Garcia, a survivor of the massive tornado that struck an Oklahoma City suburb, found her dog buried alive under the rubble during her interview with CBS News’ Anna Werner.

05/21/2013

Highland East Junior High Moore, OK

Photos Of The Tornado Aftermath In Moore

A look at the damage done by the tornado in Moore, Oklahoma on May 20, 2013. The tornado was rated an EF-5.

05/21/2013

Clouds over Granbury on May 20, 2013. (credit: CBS 11 News/Joel Thomas)

Parts of Granbury Evacuated Under Severe Weather Threats

Granbury residents were abruptly interrupted and evacuated while sifting through debris and examining storm damage because of threats of another storm.

05/20/2013

Susy Solis/ CBS 11

Residents In Granbury Get Glimpse Of Their Homes

Residents in the Rancho Brazos neighborhood got their first look at the devastation caused by an EF-4 tornado in their neighborhood.

05/18/2013

(credit: CBS 11/KTVT)

Tornado Sucks Survivor Into The Air

A woman whose house was in the path of the EF-4 tornado that hit Grandbury shares her story with CBS 11.

05/18/2013

(credit: KTVT)

Tornado Victims To Return Home In Granbury

People who escaped alive from the Hood County subdivision where six people died in a tornado, will go back for the first time Saturday morning.

05/17/2013

(credit: CBS 11 News)

Cleanup Continues In Cleburne From Mile Wide Tornado

Several hundred people registered at the Church of Christ in Cleburne to volunteer to help some of the 600 families affected by the EF3 tornado.

05/17/2013

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