FORT BEND COUNTY, Tex. (CBS Newspath) — Strong storms damaged some structures in Fort Bend County, Texas.
A collapsed metal barn and downed trees were spotted Thursday (4/18) in the area southwest of Houston.
Severe thunderstorms rumbled across North Texas, the Texas Panhandle, Oklahoma and southeastern Kansas, producing several tornadoes and unleashing widespread hail.
Seven tornadoes were reported across the Plains from the northeastern Texas Panhandle to southeastern Kansas. Strong winds hit elsewhere Wednesday (4/17) evening, toppling utility poles and trees and downing power lines in parts of North Texas.