You will need to register before adding a comment. He and his wife have lived in the house for over 40 years and were home Saturday night when a tornado hit the Newburgh area. Emergency responders head down Sharon Road after a tornado hit Newburgh, Ind., Saturday night, March 28, 2020. Homeowners, below Jennings Street, patch their roofs as utility crews, homeowners, moving companies and volunteers help cleanup and restore order in the Jennings Street area of Newburgh Monday, March 30, 2020. ... By Associated Press, Wire Service Content March 29, 2020… A tornado crossed the Ohio River from Kentucky and hit the Newburgh area, Saturday night, tearing roofs off homes and toppling trees and power lines. A tornado crossed the Ohio River from Kentucky and hit the Newburgh area, Saturday night, tearing roofs off homes and toppling trees and power lines. Newburgh residents attempt to get to their home after a suspected tornado hit Newburgh, Ind., Saturday night, March 28, 2020. The street sign for the intersection of Hemlock Way and Blue Spruce Drive sits in the yard of 6622 Hemlock Way in Newburgh, Ind., Sunday morning, March 29, 2020. Roof debris from a home off Sharon Road is thrown into the surrounding yards after being ripped off due to damaging winds Saturday night in Newburgh, Ind., Sunday morning, March 29, 2020. Many trees and power lines are down.". "Tremendous progress made by our crews overnight with # out down to about 1,400," according to Vectren's tweet. Please do NOT drive to the Newburgh area to look at the damage. The flag pole in their yard was bent from heavy winds. All rights reserved. A mangled trampoline is seen in a yard at the intersection of Sharon Road and Blue Spruce Drive after a tornado hit Newburgh, Ind., Saturday night, March 28, 2020. A roof litters the ground on Adams Street near the intersection of Jennings Street in Downtown Newburgh, Ind., Sunday morning, March 29, 2020. A driver is stopped on West Jennings Street by a Vanderburgh County deputy sheriff after a tornado hit Newburgh, Ind., Saturday night, March 28, 2020. Vasquez Contracting workers John Matheis, from top, Jeff Christian and Larry Riley nail a tarp over Mark Porter’s garage on Jennings Street in Downtown Newburgh, Ind., Sunday morning, March 29, 2020. The National Weather Service has confirmed that an EF-2 tornado touched down in Newburgh during the storm that came through the area on Saturday. A tornado crossed the Ohio River from Kentucky and hit the Newburgh area, Saturday night, tearing roofs off homes and toppling trees and power lines. After the storm ripped through, Warrick County Sheriff's deputies quickly called for assistance from area law enforcement to help with the response. An EF1 has wind speeds of … April 30th 2020, This IS Newburgh from Ruedi Hofmann on Vimeo. Update: 3/30/2020 3:00 p.m. A tree lays on a home off Juniper Road after a tornado hit Newburgh, Ind., Saturday night, March 28, 2020. If not, some friends can put them up. A tornado crossed the Ohio River from Kentucky and hit the Newburgh area, Saturday night, tearing roofs off homes and toppling trees and power lines. Rick and Ann Williams live in Downtown Newburgh. He and his wife have lived in the house for over 40 years and were home Saturday night when a tornado hit the Newburgh area. Don Shanks clears cut tree limbs from Cypress Street while helping his neighbor Scott West, not pictured, in Downtown Newburgh, Ind., Sunday, March 29, 2020. Advertisement SOURCE…Radar indicated… Crews worked to clean roads overnight Saturday so Vectren could work on restoring power. Around 7:30 a.m. Sunday, they said they were down to about 1,400 without power. If you see comments in violation of our community guidelines, please report them. Get the weather forecast with today, tomorrow, and 10-day forecast graph. A tornado crossed the Ohio River from Kentucky and hit the Newburgh area, Saturday night, tearing roofs off homes and toppling trees and power lines. And Ann has a bad knee, so firefighters helped her down the hill. The storm left thousands without power for much of the night as trees and powerlines scattered downtown Newburgh and many streets in Henderson. The couple has lived in the house for over 40 years and were home Saturday night when a tornado hit the Newburgh area. Trash Collection Schedule. The National Weather Service said an EF3 tornado with winds of up to 140 mph (225 kph) struck Jonesboro, Ark., and an EF1 struck neighboring Greene County. A tornado crossed the Ohio River from Kentucky and hit the Newburgh area, Saturday night, tearing roofs off homes and toppling trees and power lines. "I'm glad we're alive," he said, "but it's a mess.". It cut a path right through Bedford destroying at least 900 homes and several shopping centers. A tornado crossed the Ohio River from Kentucky and hit the Newburgh area, Saturday night, tearing roofs off homes and toppling trees and power lines. A tornado crossed the Ohio River from Kentucky and hit the Newburgh area, Saturday night, tearing roofs off homes and toppling trees and power lines. Lightning illuminates the place where emergency personnel arrived to render assistance at Hillcrest Drive and Jennings Street after a tornado hit Newburgh, Ind., Saturday night, March 28, 2020. A tornado crossed the Ohio River from Kentucky and hit the Newburgh area, Saturday night, tearing roofs off homes and toppling trees and power lines. A large tree limb covers the driveway of a home located at the intersection of Martin and Sharon roads in Newburgh, Ind., Sunday, March 29, 2020. Volunteer Jeremy Hawkins clears limbs off of West Martin Road as utility crews, homeowners, moving companies and volunteers help cleanup and restore order in the Sharon Road area of Newburgh Monday, March 30, 2020. The roof over the garage at 6622 Hemlock Way was ripped off Saturday night in Newburgh, Ind., Sunday morning, March 29, 2020. The Burkhart’s home suffered damage after a tree fell in their backyard due to heavy winds. Weather service officials survey tornado damage in Newburgh, Henderson. A tornado crossed the Ohio River from Kentucky and hit the Newburgh area, Saturday night, tearing roofs off homes and toppling trees and power lines. The tornado that occurred in Henderson was rated by NWS officials as an EF-2, with max winds reaching nearly 115 miles per hour. Mosbey’s home was significantly damaged after heavy winds ripped the roof off Saturday evening. Chance Boyd, left and Gerald Kirk with Wagemann Moving and Hauling, carry boxes, as they pick their way through storm debris to get to a house they are helping clear-out as utility crews, homeowners, moving companies and volunteers help cleanup and restore order in the Jennings Street area of Newburgh Monday, March 30, 2020. A tornado crossed the Ohio River from Kentucky and hit the Newburgh area, Saturday night, tearing roofs off homes and toppling trees and power lines. At 9 p.m. Saturday, ISP Sgt. Debris covers the yard of a damaged house on Jennings Street in Downtown Newburgh, Ind., Sunday morning, March 29, 2020. Town Limits Map. A Newburgh Fire Department fire truck moves down Gray Street after a tornado hit Newburgh, Ind., Saturday night, March 28, 2020. Cindy Skinner looks up at the walls of her friends Rick and Ann Williams’ house while helping them evaluate the storm damage in Downtown Newburgh, Ind., Sunday, March 29, 2020. According to records, the largest tornado in the Newburgh area was an F3 in 2005 that caused 238 injuries and 24 deaths. This significant damage is something that many people in the Tri-State will be recovering from for quite some time. The National Weather Service has confirmed that two tornadoes touched down on Saturday night. Eric, left, and Anna Steurer walk down Sharon Road after checking on their grandparent's house after a tornado hit Newburgh, Ind., Saturday night, March 28, 2020. Three significant tornadoes formed from two simultaneous supercells in southern Indiana and western Kentucky — one of them was the deadly tornado that struck Newburgh. Minutes before it hit the area, John was preparing to do a live video. Rick Williams takes a moment to rest on the sofa in his living room as he evaluates his storm-damaged house on Jennings Street in Newburgh, Ind., Sunday morning, March 29, 2020. Melissa Mosbey packs up dishes from her kitchen as she works to clear belongs after winds ripped after winds Saturday night ripped the roof off their home off Sharon Road in Newburgh, Ind., Sunday afternoon, March 29, 2020. A tornado crossed the Ohio River from Kentucky and hit the Newburgh area, Saturday night, tearing roofs off homes and toppling trees and power lines. Utility worker Charles Sumner, Vincennes, Ind., uses a chainsaw to cut a log off of a power-line as utility crews, homeowners, moving companies and volunteers help cleanup and restore order in the Jennings Street area of Newburgh Monday, March 30, 2020. Insulation fills the laundry room of a home off Hemlock Way after damaging winds ripped off a portion of the room Saturday night in Newburgh, Ind., Sunday morning, March 29, 2020. Melissa Mosbey shows the precious item of a recently deceased dog's paw print she discovered in the debris to her husband Nathan Mosbey as they work removing belongings after winds ripped the roof off their home off Sharon Road in Newburgh, Ind., Sunday afternoon, March 29, 2020. A tree blocks Sycamore Street just south of E. Jennings Street after a tornado hit Newburgh, Ind., Saturday night, March 28, 2020. It started in Corydon, Kentucky, and ended 1.5 miles west of Spottsville. Scott West works to clear trees from Cypress Street, located right beside his house, in Downtown Newburgh, Ind., Sunday morning, March 29, 2020. They have done some amazing projects while they were here, one of my favorites being Pivotal Newburgh. A tornado crossed the Ohio River from Kentucky and hit the Newburgh area, Saturday night, tearing roofs off homes and toppling trees and power lines. Typed comments will be lost if you are not logged in. A tornado crossed the Ohio River from Kentucky and hit the Newburgh area, Saturday night, tearing roofs off homes and toppling the trees and power lines. Multiple homes in the Ridgewood neighborhood suffered damage. NWS said there were two minor injuries, although Wilder said there was just a report of one. (Photo: SAM OWENS/ COURIER & PRESS). Chole Bruckerhoff, left, and her sister Abby, right, pick up sticks in their grandparent's yard off Martin Road in Newburgh, Ind., Sunday morning, March 29, 2020. Homeowners and emergency responders are assessing damage by daylight Sunday after a suspected tornado ripped through Newburgh and parts of Henderson Saturday night. We want to keep our first responders safe as well," Town Manager Christy Powell said. A tornado crossed the Ohio River from Kentucky and hit the Newburgh area, Saturday night, tearing part of the roof and sides off their home of over 40 years. "It just finally caught up to us.". One wall remains standing on a barn at the Sullivan residence off Martin Road in Newburgh, Ind., Sunday morning, March 29, 2020. The EF-1 tornado … area of Newburgh Monday, March 30, 2020. A storm-damaged house sits behind the remnants of a tree that mimics the smaller ones adjacent after heavy winds hit the area Saturday night in Newburgh, Ind., Sunday morning, March 29, 2020. Read or Share this story: https://www.courierpress.com/story/news/local/2020/03/29/homeowners-first-responders-assess-possible-tornado-damage-newburgh/2935296001/. Neighbors gather in a yard off Blue Spruce Drive after a tornado hit Newburgh, Ind., Saturday night, March 28, 2020. (AP) — High winds ... High winds and a possible tornado have caused damage to homes in southwestern Indiana. Bonnie Brown takes pictures of her Yellowstone Drive house for the insurance company in Newburgh, Ind., Sunday, March 29, 2020. HAZARD…Tornado and quarter size hail. Downed power lines and torn trees line Main Street in Downtown Newburgh, Ind., Sunday morning, March 29, 2020. A tornado crossed the Ohio River from Kentucky and hit the Newburgh area, Saturday night, tearing part of the roof and sides off their home of over 40 years. Less than 20 outages w/ 20 customers or less will be worked as those crews complete repairs.". A tornado crossed the Ohio River from Kentucky and hit the Newburgh area, Saturday night, tearing roofs off homes and toppling trees and power lines. Strong damaging winds heading across Warrick and Spencer Counties with a possible tornado. “(The tornado) continues to the northeast - a consistent, concentrated damage path into the south and southeast side of Henderson.”. At about 9:00 AM, a large, violent tornado touched down 2 miles north of Williams, Indiana. That sustained significant damage with others in that area suffering minimal damage deadliest Outbreak recorded... 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