Storms and Tornadoes Touch Down in Texas

iStock/Thinkstock(WHITESBORO, Texas) — A powerful storm rolled through the south overnight Tuesday, bringing at least one tornado, according to local officials.

The Texan cities of Whitesboro, Bells and Howe are worst affected, according to Grayson County Office of Emergency Management (OEM).

A post on the Facebook page says that “crews are working remove debris and assess damage.”

The bad weather is expected to continue into Wednesday morning as it moves further east.

The Nation Weather Service Storm Prediction Center said 60 million people from the Gulf Coast to the Midwest east to North Carolina and Virginia should be alert for strong storms on Wednesday. The nastiest weather was predicted for an area from Houston north into part of Iowa.

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