More spring thunderstorms are expected Thursday along the Front Range and eastern Colorado, a day after six tornadoes touched down east of Denver.
People living in the eastern part of Aurora were right in the path of a severe storm that brought hail, heavy rain, strong winds and flash flooding to the area on Wednesday afternoon.
There have been no reports of damage or injuries from tornadoes, but in some places, hail piled up several inches deep.
The threat of tornadoes increases rapidly during the month of May and lasts through August.
The fallout shelters of the 1950s are clearly making a comeback, and 21st century shelters are of a different breed. Survival has become big business.
Colleagues of storm-chasing guru Tim Samaras said Monday they were stunned that someone so careful would be among the first researchers killed while pursuing tornadoes.
Deadly tornadoes that tore through Oklahoma on Friday have claimed the lives of at least 10 people, three of them storm chasers familiar to Colorado.
The tornados that tore through Oklahoma were terrifying, but others see it as an amazing spectacle.
The data being collected from a plane can’t stop a tornado, but scientists hope it will better prepare people for what’s coming their way and give them more reaction time.
Weather experts say the destruction in Moore from Monday’s massive tornado is amazing, but what surprises them is that the town has been hit by three large tornadoes in the last 15 years.