El Niño has brought unusual weather to the U.S., and the South and Midwest have been feeling its full force the past several days with at least 43 deaths in Illinois, Missouri, Texas, and other states.
According to Newsmax, tornadoes in the Dallas area have killed at least 11 people just this weekend, and flooding in the Midwest has killed at least 13. Multiple states have declared states of emergency.
Wind speeds exceeding 200 mph damaged or destroyed an estimated 1,000 homes in the Dallas area. Frightening footage from a group of foolhardy storm chasers gives a taste of the fury of the tornadoes (Warning: Brief language):