Primary Menu

QYK Storm Center

A dump truck overturned. A roof torn off. Downed power lines. Just some of the incredible video from this morning as the sunrise shows the damage our area suffered overnight with the outer bands of Tropical Storm Nestor. This afternoon the Natonal Weather Service confirmed an EF-2 tornado touched down in Katheleen, Florida.

JUST IN | The National Weather Service just confirmed that an EF-2 tornado with winds up to 120 mph touched down in Kathleen last night. The latest >> http://bit.ly/32uVZJ9

Posted by ABC Action News - WFTS - Tampa Bay on Saturday, October 19, 2019
EF-2 tornado leaves behind severe damage in Polk County

TORNADO DAMAGE | A powerful EF-2 tornado with winds up to 120mph touched down in Kathleen last night. Today the community is working together to asses the damage and clean up debris left behind. The latest >> http://bit.ly/32uVZJ9Pictures >> http://bit.ly/2P87YrU

Posted by ABC Action News - WFTS - Tampa Bay on Saturday, October 19, 2019
Damage in Polk County after Nestor, tornado

NESTOR DAMAGE | We’re flying over the damage left behind after an EF-2 tornado touched down in Polk County last night. Photos of the damage >> http://bit.ly/2P87YrUThe latest >> http://bit.ly/32uVZJ9

Posted by ABC Action News - WFTS - Tampa Bay on Saturday, October 19, 2019
Semi overturns on I-4 after reported tornado

OVERTURNED SEMI | Florida Highway Patrol says the semi overturned on I-4 Friday night after a reported tornado passed over the interstate. Luckily, troopers say no one was injured. What we know >> bit.ly/2qn9En7More damage throughout the Tampa Bay area >> bit.ly/2MTWCFnTracking Post-Tropical Cyclone Nestor >> bit.ly/33KQGoU

Posted by ABC Action News - WFTS - Tampa Bay on Saturday, October 19, 2019
Damage in Polk County after overnight tornado

DAMAGE FROM TROPICAL STORM NESTOR | Polk County residents are waking up to significant damage after a reported tornado touched down Friday night.What we know >> bit.ly/2qn9En7 More damage throughout the Tampa Bay area >> bit.ly/2MTWCFnTracking Tropical Storm Nestor >> bit.ly/33KQGoU

Posted by ABC Action News - WFTS - Tampa Bay on Saturday, October 19, 2019
Debris from tornado flies across I-4

TORNADO DEBRIS | Debris from a tornado that hit Lakeland overnight is seen flying across I-4. The woman who took the video is okay and only suffered minor damage to her car. What we know >> bit.ly/2qn9En7More damage throughout the Tampa Bay area >> bit.ly/2MTWCFnTracking Tropical Storm Nestor >> bit.ly/33KQGoU

Posted by ABC Action News - WFTS - Tampa Bay on Saturday, October 19, 2019