Severe Storms and Tornadoes - April 27th, 2014

National Weather Service, Springfield, MO

Event Summary

A strong slow moving storm moved into the  Central Plains on Sunday. Initially strong to occasionally severe storms developed late Saturday night and Sunday from northeast Oklahoma and Kansas into parts of Missouri. Late Sunday afternoon, storms developed along a dryline over northeast Oklahoma and eastern Kansas and quickly became supercells. Confirmed tornadoes hit Baxter Springs, Kansas as well as an area near Fulton, Kansas northeast of Fort Scott. is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.