Tornadoes

2 homes destroyed, more damaged by NC storm
Three people, including a woman who is eight months pregnant, are still in the hospital following the touch down of an apparent tornado in rural Beaufort County. Tue, 04/08/2014 - 5:57pm
Weather service confirms tornado in 2 NC towns
The National Weather Service has confirmed a tornado hit two Wake County towns. The storm caused some roof and window damage, but no injuries were reported. Mon, 03/31/2014 - 12:39pm
NWS final storm report: multiple tornadoes in southeastern NC
The National Weather Service officially confirmed the touchdown of three tornadoes in southeastern North Carolina on Monday. Wed, 10/03/2012 - 12:37am
STORMTRACK 3: Tornado Watches/warnings issued Tuesday
A powerful storm system produced severe weather across the state. Wed, 09/19/2012 - 1:17am
UNCW issues tornado warning despite no reported touchdowns
The National Weather Service has confirmed that at least one funnel cloud was spotted near UNCW and Wrightsville Beach. The funnel clouds, though an alarming sight, did not produce any tornadoes. In response, UNCW sent out a tornado warning alert that has students and the National Weather Service wondering if it was warranted. Tue, 08/14/2012 - 3:34am
Perdue seeking loans for NC tornado victims
Gov. Bev Perdue is asking the U.S. Small Business Administration to provide low-interest loans to residents of Burke and Rutherford counties who suffered losses from this week's tornadoes. Sat, 01/14/2012 - 2:51pm
6 dead as storms, possible tornadoes hit Southeast
At least six people have been killed by a storm system that spawned several possible tornadoes as it moved across the Southeast. Thu, 11/17/2011 - 2:06pm
National Weather Service finds no evidence of tornado touchdown Sunday in Pender Co.
National Weather Service assessment teams find no evidence of an actual touchdown at the surface. Mon, 08/15/2011 - 6:32pm
Lowe’s destroyed by tornado to reopen in September
The Lowe's Home Improvement store in Sanford that was destroyed by a tornado earlier this year is on an even faster track to reopen than officials thought. Thu, 08/04/2011 - 1:20pm
NC storm victims say FEMA assistance spotty
The Federal Emergency Management Agency has approved just 23 percent of the requests for assistance it has received in the three months since tornadoes tore across North Carolina killing 24 people. Tue, 07/19/2011 - 2:19pm