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East Coast Mayhem: Storms Bring Tornadoes, Wind, & Floods

19 Apr 2019, 1:29 pm

Relentless storms brought a trifecta of threats to the Southeast and Mid-Atlantic. Tornadoes, winds, and floods pounded places from Florida to Maryland.

A tornado in Sydnorsville, Virginia brought down trees and damaged several homes.

Powerful winds toppled trees across the Carolinas, bringing countless travel headaches and knocking out power to thousands. As of 3pm ET, over 200,000 customers were without power.

Heavy rain triggered flash floods in the Carolinas. Flooding hit the Asheville, NC region hard, completely inundating roads and parking lots.

As storms continue throughout the evening, stay with WeatherNation as we bring you the latest.