April 3rd, approximately 2 PM. Storm warning sirens broke my backyard bliss and interrupted the balmy afternoon in Arlington, Texas. These storm sirens are a signifier for a Tornado being on the ground. Initial stories had the funnel touching ground for over thirty minutes.
Driving to check the storms path, I was able to get some of the first photos of the devastation. The initial touchdown in the Ft Worth area being my target, I headed in that general direction.
Swirls of grass and debris were scattered about on Interstate Hwy 20 west, Beginning at Park Springs so I decided to exit at Green Oaks and go on the hunt. 5 minutes later I was able to get a few photographs…
Also on the news Website: Channel 8- Dallas / Ft. Worth: http://www.wfaa.com/younews/145999035.html