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Wedge tornado causes extensive damage in Mississippi | AccuWeather

  • Опубліковано 23 бер 2023
  • Extreme meteorologist Reed Timmer captured these videos of a tornado approaching Rolling Fork, Mississippi, and some of the first views of its devastating aftermath.
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  • OH tj
    OH tj 2 місяці тому +60

    I was watching Dr Timmers feed live the entire time, he realized just how large and dangerous this storm was. His expertise and and years of experience help educate people and save lives. The heart of a true meteorologist.

    • Ryan Spencer Lauderdale
      Ryan Spencer Lauderdale 2 місяці тому +2

      You can't blame Reed. His first ever tornado was the infamous May 3rd, 1999 Moore tornado, and his team almost got hit by it under an overpass. They could have become one of the overpass casualties that day, as the same tornado hit three other overpasses that day that each had a fatality. Reed knows firsthand how deadly these storms get.

  • Tornado Stories
    Tornado Stories 2 місяці тому +23

    Incredible footage 😮 Well done for helping those poor people tonight Dr Timmer. You're a shining example. Vince, Brandon and Charles Peak really helped some families by Rolling Fork. I can't imagine the sights that you gentlemen sometimes see after such direct strikes. Best wishes to you Sir.

    • Jeanie Ferris
      Jeanie Ferris 2 місяці тому

      I'm from Anguilla and while I do appreciate coverage of the tornado, the last thing we need is someone running around screaming their head off during a tornado emergency. This does not help anyone and only creates further chaos in an already serious situation.

    • Tornado Stories
      Tornado Stories 2 місяці тому +5

      @Jeanie Ferris I'd just politely point out that any shouting shown in the video was done on the side of a busy road, prior to the tornado impact. You'll see that Reed was very solemn, and helped taking victims to the hospital when the video cuts to after the impact. He's a PhD meteorologist with 20 years experience chasing tornadoes and doing danger close research with scientific instruments. If Reed shouted by a roadside 10 miles outside my town, I wouldn't turn him away when he calmly pulled me out of the devastated wreckage of my home and took me to hospital. You know?

  • Crucial007
    Crucial007 2 місяці тому +38

    Was watching this go down on Ryan Hall's livestream. That tornado hit Rolling Fork, Silver City, and Winona. A pure monster.

  • southpaw
    southpaw 2 місяці тому +3

    Respect to the men and women who put their life on the line to spot these and give citizens a fair warning. You guys are awesome

  • Turnover Bros
    Turnover Bros 2 місяці тому +24

    Prayers to the people that had to go through this, hopefully towns like Amory can recover soon

    • Autumn Fragrance
      Autumn Fragrance 2 місяці тому +2

      Prayers??? Now can we talk about Climate change? These people would be alive if the United States respected the Kyoto protocol.

    • GamingwithArlen
      GamingwithArlen 2 місяці тому +2

      @Autumn Fragrance man you are so disrespectful, 23 people died so far

  • Ruth Crefasi
    Ruth Crefasi 2 місяці тому +1

    Thank you Reed for all you do!!!

  • Brendan Gearty
    Brendan Gearty 2 місяці тому

    I am very impressed Reed Timmer and You did a great job with Storm Footage and most importantly You were there for the people in need of help and support , your amazing Reed Timmer!!!!!!!!!

  • Kedo
    Kedo 2 місяці тому

    Crazy stuff man!! Prayers go out to everyone involved! 🙏

  • Papasvhilly
    Papasvhilly 2 місяці тому +6

    It’s been a terrible and nerve racking night . And seeing cities like Hackleburgh and Smithville under tornado emergencies brings back bad memories

  • Jeff's Travel Vlogs
    Jeff's Travel Vlogs 2 місяці тому +2

    Wow! I was in around jasper alabama when that storm was coming through Bama. Crazy! God Bless the families in Mississippi! 🙏🙏🙏

  • Devin Proctor
    Devin Proctor 2 місяці тому +2

    Reed Timmer is always there helping everyone

  • Dee Da Dee
    Dee Da Dee 2 місяці тому

    I’ll take living in Florida with hurricanes to living in tornado or dixie alley any day…those middle of the night wedge tornados are absolutely petrifying. God bless all who were impacted and those who participated in the search and rescue🙏🏻

  • Sha C
    Sha C 2 місяці тому +1

    Thank God the dog survived. I watched this live last night as it occurred and Reed took 2 to emergency for head and rib injury

  • Tommy Smooth
    Tommy Smooth 2 місяці тому

    Thanks for the footage. I pray everyone is good

    • Tommy Smooth
      Tommy Smooth 2 місяці тому

      I talk about it all the the time as a northerner

  • So Suave7
    So Suave7 2 місяці тому

    God bless y’all I’m sorry that happened.

  • Figgie Figueroa
    Figgie Figueroa 2 місяці тому +6

    My condolences to the family of the deceased 🙏

  • Horsemom
    Horsemom  2 місяці тому +19

    I hope someone helped the dog too.

    • Monique Milner
      Monique Milner 2 місяці тому +4

      If anyone knows anything about that dog I’ll take it. I live in Pensacola but I will come get that pup. That was so sad to see.😔

    • Diana Parker-Whitis
      Diana Parker-Whitis 2 місяці тому +1

      @Monique Milner That pup broke my heart! It looked so scared!!!!!!

    • Monique Milner
      Monique Milner 2 місяці тому +1

      @Diana Parker-Whitis I know😢

  • Bradicus . Maximus (ThankYoRedeemer)
    Bradicus . Maximus (ThankYoRedeemer) 2 місяці тому +1

    Keep dominating brother Reed. Stay safe-ish!

  • Jaden Lathrop
    Jaden Lathrop 2 місяці тому +1

    I'm a tornado spotter and I knew instantly that "today was going to be a bad day:

  • snocamo154
    snocamo154 2 місяці тому +4

    Pray for the victims, the pets and livestock, and for the rescuers. The rescuers will be involved in much death, destruction, and suffering today.

  • Toni Bunyard
    Toni Bunyard 2 місяці тому +12

    I'm praying 🙏 for all Mississippians and family members and friends ❤ I pray 🙏 for y'all health and safety tonight 🙏 I pray 🙏 for people who have passed😢

  • Alina
    Alina 2 місяці тому +2

    I hope everyone is safe

  • Samuel Ray the weird content guy
    Samuel Ray the weird content guy 2 місяці тому +1

    This feels like the storms opened a Pandora's box of Greensberg 2007, Joplin 2011, Manchester 2003, Mayfield 2021, among others all in one tornado those familiar with them know what they did

  • Ghostyboy
    Ghostyboy 2 місяці тому +3

    Egypt, MS has the worst one going through right now more than likely will end up a EF-5 prayers this is a tornado epidemic from this hot and cold weather 😞

  • Viviana Martinez
    Viviana Martinez 2 місяці тому

    Porfavor ayuden a los animales también

  • Ed Morgan
    Ed Morgan 2 місяці тому +3

    was very scary lastnight. hope everyone makes a safe recovery first time ive ever hid in bathroom

  • LIam porter
    LIam porter 2 місяці тому

    Prayers for texas
    From Australia

  • Void
    Void 2 місяці тому +2

    2 tornadoes....... the rolling fork tornado and the amory tornado... both extremely powerful... both ef4 tornados. or higher.

  • joshua davis
    joshua davis 2 місяці тому +3

    I hope everyone is ok

    • Terror
      Terror 2 місяці тому

      Everyone is not okay. 20+ dead. Likely EF-5 damage.

  • rob
    rob 2 місяці тому

    im starting to think its safer to be in a car than a cheaply made house. Yea , if the house exterior walls are cinder block or brick , maybe not. But if the house walls are plywood , the car is safer. ( smaller profile for the wild to act on , greater sectional density

    • Dee Da Dee
      Dee Da Dee 2 місяці тому +1

      With an EF-5 tornado, the only safe place is below ground. I lived through Hurricane Irma with the eyewall going over our house built to 2006 Hurricane codes (Concrete blockwith metal shutters on every window and strapped down roof) as a CAT 3 (Sustained winds up to 130mph) and we could still feel wind seeping through air and laundry vents and our windows rattling. EF5 tornados can be up to 200mph winds…maybe an above ground bomb shelter could tolerate that, but not even the sturdiest homes in Florida. An EF will pick up a semi truck and smash it back down on the ground like an empty soda can.

    • rob
      rob 2 місяці тому

      @Dee Da Dee yea, im suprised very few homes are built to tolerate tornados, especially in texas, Ok, LA, Miss, etc.

  • SonshineLove
    SonshineLove 2 місяці тому +2

    So very sad. Prayers.

  • محمد رسول الله
    محمد رسول الله 2 місяці тому

    What a badass, im never experience even once. I wish i could.

  • Da One
    Da One 2 місяці тому

    this when you know the seasons changing tornado's down south

  • M L
    M L 2 місяці тому

    The weather in Egypt used to be similar before it was destroyed. People are under emotional anesthesia and don't understand that changes in weather are provoked by bad human behavior.

    • Greg
      Greg 2 місяці тому +3


  • Trafy Knits
    Trafy Knits 2 місяці тому

    This was, of course, an ACT of GOD. The people of MS better figure out what they've done to anger the Lord so much that He (in his infinite wisdom and righteousness) sent these tornadoes to punish the sinners and their families. If these fallen people don't repent and beg God for mercy, this will happen again. Praise His Holy Name!!

  • ChildrenofTheAncient
    ChildrenofTheAncient 2 місяці тому +3

    That’s was my hometown wow….

  • Alex Pate
    Alex Pate 2 місяці тому +2

    The excitement in Reed Timmer’s voice only gets more annoying every time I hear it. Ppl will lose property and loved ones and this perpetually juvenile chaser has to change his pants because it’s a wedge.

  • Dre
    Dre 2 місяці тому +10

    Poor people and innocent animals, makes me sick!!! 😢

  • Red Raptor
    Red Raptor 2 місяці тому +6

    This guy has seen tons of tornadoes. So I don't understand why he screams like he's never seen one before. He just keeps shouting and shouting.
    My heart goes out to the people affected by this monster tornado. As we watched the radar and CC in real time, it was evident that this one was causing a lot of destruction

    • Petemonster62
      Petemonster62 2 місяці тому +8

      There must have been people standing there who were trying to see the tornado. He was trying to get them to take cover and through his experience was able to tell it was a wedge.

    • Stan Rose
      Stan Rose 2 місяці тому +7

      because it's an adrenaline rush, that's why. It doesn't mean he is insensitive or unaware of all the potential destruction or loss of life, he cares more than anyone--but it's just an incredible experience. If you've seen a great sunset it doesn't mean the next one isn't any less spectacular. Now imagine that sunset times a hundred. That's the thrill of the experience. And Reed is passionate about it. If you don't have any passions that keep you shouting, you ought to find one.

    • Salt Fly
      Salt Fly 2 місяці тому +1

      @Petemonster62 he does that every time he sees a tornado. Yelling

      GREENWARRI0R 2 місяці тому +3

      This thing was massive, look at the devastation it caused. I would have been yelling too.

    • محمد رسول الله
      محمد رسول الله 2 місяці тому

      What do you mean ? He was in panic, maybe it was unordinary tornadoes he ever seen.

  • Allen Wesker
    Allen Wesker 2 місяці тому +1

    Beautiful destruction. I love it. 🥰

  • Kerry Gunvaldsen
    Kerry Gunvaldsen 2 місяці тому +1

    Wow that’s a biggin 🙏🏻

  • stars & bars
    stars & bars 2 місяці тому

    We live in amory/smithville Ms. Some major damage

  • Renee Seaton
    Renee Seaton 2 місяці тому


  • Aramis Dennard
    Aramis Dennard 2 місяці тому

    This spring weather is too much

  • LaffyTAFFy
    LaffyTAFFy 2 місяці тому

    This is when it was crossing into rolling fork

  • T-Bone Banks
    T-Bone Banks 2 місяці тому +3

    Oh No! Prayers for these townsfolk!

  • A E
    A E 2 місяці тому +1

    Sounds like Dr. Reed Timmer.

  • Born in the wrong time
    Born in the wrong time 2 місяці тому +11

    Was on the Live feed with Reed Timmer & Friends & also Twitter feed. Was very impressed with everything esp. Reed transporting 2 injured people (Reed was told they will be ok). Prior to Reed having to leave the stream bc of communication/cellphone issues & the fact he was helping people...The chat moderators were being absurd. I was posting Twitter info about the damage done & where help was needed ( I was not called out or asked to stop, so this is NOT personal)!! Chat mods were picking on anyone using a lot of emojis or caps. in their messages.
    At a time when information is needed desperately & fear was literally palpable...who cares if someone used 8 praying emojis? Or cap locked THEIR MESSAGE? js.

  • lena ely
    lena ely 2 місяці тому


  • Sweetland's Heating & Cooling
    Sweetland's Heating & Cooling 2 місяці тому

    Did the dog running by the camera get rescued?

  • W900LCrew
    W900LCrew 2 місяці тому +5

    Wait till morning 🥲

  • sapper made
    sapper made 2 місяці тому

    You guys are NUTS !!

  • Miguel Trevino
    Miguel Trevino 2 місяці тому +1

    I think its a wedge...

  • byron smith
    byron smith 2 місяці тому

    🙏🏿🙏🏿🙏🏿 dangit

  • Jere
    Jere 2 місяці тому

    Was it a wedge? I couldn’t hear you. 🙄

  • tornadolover
    tornadolover 2 місяці тому

    Lmao the yelling xDDDD

  • big joe
    big joe 2 місяці тому +1

    Dominating dominating dominating reed timmer

  • C. Richaude Dorsey
    C. Richaude Dorsey 2 місяці тому +3

    My God

  • Audrey Daleski
    Audrey Daleski 2 місяці тому

    Poor little doggie.

  • Andi K
    Andi K 2 місяці тому

    Bad weather in usa

  • Billy Sunday
    Billy Sunday 2 місяці тому

    I heard most of Mississippi deserved the tornado.

  • محمد ابراهيم
    محمد ابراهيم 2 місяці тому

    سبحان الله العظيم

  • Tim Everhart
    Tim Everhart 2 місяці тому

    This is why you don't chase at nite you cant see anything and you put you life in more risk. I have chased any be quite close but I would not even think of chasing at nite.

    • scrubjay93
      scrubjay93 2 місяці тому +4

      They have real time radar readouts in the vehicles, GPS, etc. since Reed is one of the best and most experienced storm chasers in the world and lots of tornadoes happen at night. So, definitely not something for amateurs! Personally, I am happy to be on the west coast when it comes to watching tornadoes.

  • S P
    S P 2 місяці тому

    ooh nooooooo

  • adayinforever
    adayinforever 2 місяці тому

    Please say it took out Brett Favre. 🤞

  • Chris Tyler
    Chris Tyler 2 місяці тому

    Didn’t think to save the dog?

  • Otaku_GameFan
    Otaku_GameFan 2 місяці тому

    Must be pretty bad.

  • Alex Hennigh
    Alex Hennigh 2 місяці тому

    It wouldn't be a storm chasers footage if it wasn't them constantly yelling and repeating themselves.

  • SW 4x4 Explorers
    SW 4x4 Explorers 2 місяці тому

    You guys are officially nuts

  • Tommy Smooth
    Tommy Smooth 2 місяці тому

    Listen people EF 5 Twisters are like a atomic bomb. Be aware that if what I am worried about

  • sapper made
    sapper made 2 місяці тому

    Get the heck outta there

  • Fenrizio Grischnakio
    Fenrizio Grischnakio 2 місяці тому


  • The one whom Jesus loves
    The one whom Jesus loves 2 місяці тому +7

    Could someone help that poor dog????!!!

    • Lesley Lesley
      Lesley Lesley 2 місяці тому +3

      people are dead, and you worry about a dog?

    • TJ2003
      TJ2003 2 місяці тому

      @Lesley Lesley Right people died and the original commenter is worrying about a dog that’s still alive.

    • William Schaefer
      William Schaefer 2 місяці тому +2

      What if the person survived and is injured and that’s their pet. How would you feel if they saw your dog alive after a tornado and didn’t save it

    • skye1263
      skye1263 2 місяці тому +1

      @William Schaefer exactly. If I survived and I thought my pets were running around terrified, I would be crushed. To those ignorant people saying humans are dead and that poster is worried about that dog, why can't people be concerned for both? Are people that shallow that they can't offer empathy for both?

    • محمد رسول الله
      محمد رسول الله 2 місяці тому

      ​@William Schaefer nahh, the dog was just fine, i believe the dog will go straight to heaven when it die.

  • Lejon Leonard
    Lejon Leonard 2 місяці тому

    Rasheed Carter!!!!!punishment is being handed out.

  • Abu Asmara Mohamed
    Abu Asmara Mohamed 2 місяці тому

    God is great like Ukraine sent more weapons!!!

  • Eddy Lorenzo
    Eddy Lorenzo 2 місяці тому

    Put the dog in the car

  • Honest News Network
    Honest News Network 2 місяці тому

    Nahum 1:3 KJVS
    The Lord is slow to anger, and great in power, and will not at all acquit the wicked : the Lord hath his way in the whirlwind and in the storm, and the clouds are the dust of his feet.

  • Robert Waller, Jr.
    Robert Waller, Jr. 2 місяці тому

    Why in the world is this trending?

  • GgtvFanRobloxGamerVideos
    GgtvFanRobloxGamerVideos 2 місяці тому

    Why my teacher died.

  • The post office prince
    The post office prince 2 місяці тому +4

    Poor dog!!

    • scrubjay93
      scrubjay93 2 місяці тому +3

      He's scared, but he's alive and lucky.

  • MyVisualRomance
    MyVisualRomance 2 місяці тому

    That’s a wedgie nobody wants

  • greg atkinson
    greg atkinson 2 місяці тому +1

    Not much seen here and not worth watching...

  • Anaconda
    Anaconda 2 місяці тому

    Let's see how biden helps his voters..🤣

  • darren fat
    darren fat 2 місяці тому +1

    This is an act of God Mississippi stop being racist towards black people

  • Daniel Wolitski
    Daniel Wolitski 2 місяці тому

    Calm down reed you child.

    WARRIOR PRINCESS OF YAH 2 місяці тому

    A huge warning from God about your racist racism

    KANDI POOPIPANTS 2 місяці тому +1

    Gotta be mind bending to have your live destroyed before your eyes, then to have some kids hopped up on adrenalin and redbull run through your devastated neighborhood excited about the mile wide "wedge" Toronto that just savaged your property. . Wonder if it ever occurs to them

    • Airport Margaritas
      Airport Margaritas 2 місяці тому +4

      Have you ever heard of storm chasers? You think they just randomly happen to be in rural Mississippi mocking a tornado? The whole point is to watch storms and alert people. I guess the national weather service is hopped up on Red Bull? Who wouldn’t be reactive to seeing a huge tornado… and I’m sure after a small town is destroyed… residents are glad to see people arrive.

  • Joe Mama
    Joe Mama 2 місяці тому

    it’s this similar like the one it got mayfield kentucky.

  • Layla Lovely
    Layla Lovely 2 місяці тому +1

    Prayers aren’t going to help these people - those that survived need $$$$.

  • Johnnie J
    Johnnie J 2 місяці тому

    Put the dog in a car or something ffs

  • Londa Honson
    Londa Honson 2 місяці тому

    Shoulda grabbed the dog. Everybody likes dogs🥲

  • Joseph Gallardo
    Joseph Gallardo 2 місяці тому +1

    Who cares is Ukraine hurt

  • A.L.D.F
    A.L.D.F 2 місяці тому

    Praying for more disasters and hardships coming your way America.. 🙏🙏🙏😁😁😁

  • Earth_2_Sucks
    Earth_2_Sucks 2 місяці тому

    Another example of prayer being absolutely worthless.

    • M&K Neely
      M&K Neely 2 місяці тому +1

      We live in a fallen world-- Satan & sin abound. But we are in “end times” now.
      There is Hope for a world that’s a Hot Mess! It’s as easy as A B C
      A. Acknowledge sin. Ask Forgiveness. Romans 3:23
      B. Believe in Jesus. Son of God. He shed His precious blood to cover our sin & make God accessible to every single one of us…..no matter how horrible we have ever been. John 14: 6-7
      C. Call upon His name for Salvation & you Will be saved! Romans 10:13
      Prayer is our direct lifeline directly to God & his intervention into our lives & world…but that does not mean that natural consequences don’t take place.

  • mike hunt
    mike hunt 2 місяці тому +1

    hope they were all republicans 💙

    • The Shrike
      The Shrike 2 місяці тому +1

      Thanks for showing which party has the moral high ground once again❤

  • Jeremy Buccilli
    Jeremy Buccilli 2 місяці тому +18

    Crazy stuff man!! Prayers go out to everyone involved! 🙏