Funnel Cloud Twists Across Field During Tornado-Warned Storm in Hays, Kansas

A tornado watch was issued for parts of Kansas on Wednesday, May 26, as severe storms released large hail and strong winds across the region.

Footage filmed by meteorologist Chris Nestman, who said it was taken southwest of Hays, shows what he described as a tornado twisting over a field.

The National Weather Service warned of possible tornadoes, localized flooding, wind gusts reaching 75 mph, and up to four inches of hail in western Kansas into early Thursday morning. Credit: Chris Nestman via Storyful

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