Andover tornado leaves trail of destruction in Kansas suburb | AccuWeather

A powerful tornado struck Andover, Kansas, on Friday evening, leaving a trail of destruction, knocking out power for thousands, but reportedly causing only a handful of injuries. Dramatic footage of the twister was captured by Extreme Meteorologist Reed Timmer from multiple angles.In one video shot from the ground, the tornado can be seen rotating and gathering force as it lofted debris into the air in all directions, tearing through the small suburb that’s located just about 15 miles east of Wichita. Timmer said the tornado strengthen so rapidly that it went “from 10 [mph] to 300 mph in seconds.”The tornado could be seen from miles away. AccuWeather Lead Storm Warning Meteorologists Ali Davis captured the twister from her front porch, approximately 8.5 miles away.

Andover tornado leaves trail of destruction in Kansas suburb | AccuWeather

Ali Davis captured the twister from her front porch, approximately 8.5 miles away.