Mother nature got a little rough with us today

24 03 2013

It’s crazy how powerful mother nature can be when she really wants to. After a busy Sunday morning, early afternoon thunderstorms passed through leaving behind a big mess. There were reports of tornadoes which have not yet been confirmed but after a walk in my neighborhood, it certainly looks like tornado aftermath damage.

What I found interesting was in my area, there were so many huge trees knocked down or uprooted and they all seemed to fall towards the road. I didn’t see much damage to homes other than a lot of fence damage. If these trees would have landed any in any other direction, there could have been so much more devastating damage.

This was a quick and sneaky storm.

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Lots of trees down.

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Smashed tractor.

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Lots of trees down, blocking streets and knocking down power lines.

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Huge trees knocked down.

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Tree blocking the road. This street actually continues down another half mile from where that green wall is.

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Uprooted.

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Saw a lot of this around the neighborhood.

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