Tornados strike Kansas, Oklahoma, Iowa; 1 dead, hundreds of homes destroyed

http://twitter.com/#!/Nana_greta/status/336223458574880769

This crazy spring weather keeps rolling on. Residents in the Wichita, Kansas, area are being told to take cover. National Weather Service employees and local meteorologists have been affected, too.

http://twitter.com/#!/NewsBreaker/status/336223800490348544
http://twitter.com/#!/reedtimmerTVN/status/336214131344560128
http://twitter.com/#!/TornadoTitans/status/336217104074276865
http://twitter.com/#!/vickitiahrt/status/336220225181716481

Hail is falling:

http://twitter.com/#!/Ants_SNEweather/status/336222810064175104
http://twitter.com/#!/AdoptedWildcat/status/336225300142759936

Twitchy will monitor and update. Be safe, Kansas readers!

Update: And now, Oklahomans are on alert.

http://twitter.com/#!/NWSNorman/status/336230282460028928
http://twitter.com/#!/mchastain81/status/336229515527352320
http://twitter.com/#!/mchastain81/status/336231465509605377

More amazing and funny Vine videos:

http://twitter.com/#!/zacharyduggan/status/336227133884076032
http://twitter.com/#!/marygaris/status/336230415343964160
http://twitter.com/#!/justalamia/status/336232004481863680
http://twitter.com/#!/JasminWorthy/status/336232408162631680

Heh: Keep calm…and mow the lawn during a tornado!

http://twitter.com/#!/akagallery/status/336222216893124609

A tornado is now headed north of Luther, Oklahoma:

http://twitter.com/#!/TWCBreaking/status/336231921933754368
http://twitter.com/#!/NewsBreaker/status/336237056101588993
http://twitter.com/#!/markvanbaale/status/336238575857324032

Ditto this:

http://twitter.com/#!/ZacChastain/status/336239661192212480

Wow:

http://twitter.com/#!/TxStormChasers/status/336255423038496769

Late night update: 1 dead, hundreds of homes destroyed, and tornadoes reach Iowa, too.

https://twitter.com/MarioGomezKHOU/status/336281437428924417

https://twitter.com/ThomasSti91/status/336274571156144128

https://twitter.com/AmyDixon20/status/336299083104923649

https://twitter.com/HellerWeather/status/336302633805561857

Relief efforts are underway. God bless all the survivors, volunteers, and first responders.

https://twitter.com/JasmineSadry/status/336319544077463553

https://twitter.com/LisaHorne/status/336307078488551425

https://twitter.com/globalnrs/status/336320759486115840

Read more: http://twitchy.com/2013/05/19/take-cover-tornado-alert-in-wichita/