Kansas Citians Jump On Twitter With Their Best Storm Pictures And Videos

May 26, 2016

With large hail, rain and even one confirmed tornado sweeping through the Kansas City area Thursday, local Twitter users took to their cell phones with the hashtag #kswx to capture photos of the swirling, gray skies.

We put together a few highlights — or lowlights depending on your tolerance for storms — of the weather.

Keep listening to KCUR 89.3 and check our website for more updates as the weather develops. Flash flooding and other severe weather is expected to last throughout the night, and officials warn that travel could be dangerous.

Cody Newill is the digital editor for KCUR 89.3. Follow him on Twitter @CodyNewill, Instagram @codyjnewill or send him an email at cody@kcur.org.