Photos: Tornadoes Touch Down in North Texas

Aerial photos of tornadoes and tornado damage in North Texas on April 3, 2012.

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Cambrie Thornton (L) and Royal Thornton (R) sit outside their destroyed home after a tornado on April 4, 2012 in Forney, Texas.
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Cambrie Thornton (L) and Royal Thornton (R) sit outside their destroyed home after a tornado on April 4, 2012 in Forney.
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Michael Denicola (L) and Elizabeth Mogilnicki (R) dig through the rubble of Mogilnicki's mothers home after a tornado on April 4, 2012 in Forney, Texas.
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Volunteers from the Forney Lions Club help residents search through the remains of their homes after a tornado on April 4, 2012 in Forney, Texas.
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Volunteers from the Forney Lions Club help residents search through the remains of their homes after a tornado on April 4, 2012 in Forney.
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Mike Enochs (L) and Gary Enochs (R) salvage a baby crib from Mike Enochs' destroyed home after a tornado on April 4, 2012 in Forney.
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Damage in Forney, Texas on April 4, 2012.
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Damage in Forney, Texas on April 4, 2012.
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Damage in Forney, Texas on April 4, 2012.
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Damage in Forney, Texas on April 4, 2012.
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Damage in Forney, Texas on April 4, 2012.
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Tornadoes tore through the Dallas Metroplex on Tuesday tearing rooves off homes, tossing trucks into the air and leaving flattened tractor trailers strewn along highways and parking lots. Thousands of electric customers in North Texas also spent the night without power. Click to see dramatic photos from the scene.
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As first light rises over Lancaster, Texas on Wednesday, April 4, 2012, the devastation from a tornado on Tuesday runs a mile long down a series of neighborhoods. The National Weather Service says possibly as many as a dozen twisters moved across the Dallas-Fort Worth area Tuesday.
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A house is a mass of debris on Wednesday, April 4, 2012 after a tornado struck the region Tuesday, in Dallas, Texas.
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A toppled truck sits in a driveway of a completely destroyed home after a tornado swept through the area in Forney, Texas.
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A vehicle is covered in tornado debris in Dallas, Texas Wednesday, April 4, 2012. Storm surveyors are fanning across North Texas Wednesday trying to determine how many tornadoes touched down in the region on Tuesday.
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Several cars are overturned after a tornado passed the area in Lancaster, Texas. Thousands of electric customers in North Texas have spent the night without power after a rash of tornadoes hit the area.
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Work crews try to restore power after a reported tornado passed the area in Lancaster, Texas.
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Texas Army National Guard Cpl. Brock Fischer of Charlie Troop, 3-124 Cav., searches a vehicle in front of a tornado damaged home Tuesday, April 3, 2012, in Forney, Texas.
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Bill Brangers, right, and Benjamin Powell, 5, left, look at the trailer that a tornado lifted from the Powells' driveway to a neighbor's yard two doors down in Arlington, Texas.
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Cars and homes in the Portofino Apartment complex in Lancaster, Texas, were damaged or destroyed during the afternoon storms that tore through the area.
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Police and apartment complex employees carry out a room-by-room search at the heavily damaged Portofino Apartments at Pleasant Run in Lancaster, Texas.
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Plywood is brought in to close up the heavily damaged Portofino Apartments at Pleasant Run in Lancaster, Texas.
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Chris Wilson stands inside what remains of his home after a tornado swept through the area in Forney, Texas.
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A Kaufman constable searches a home for persons after a tornado swept through Forney, Texas.
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A damaged vehicle is seen as area residents survey the tornado damage to their neighborhood in Forney, Texas.
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A resident of the heavily damaged Portofino Apartments in Lancaster, Texas makes a call from a porch after a storm passed through the area.
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Cambrie Thornton looks at her tornado-damaged home that emergency workers condemned in Forney, Texas.
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Friends and neighbors help a home owner recover personal items after a tornado nearly wiped out the entire structure in Forney, Texas.
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Juan Ventura walks by a badly damaged home in Forney, Texas as he surveys the tornado damage.
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Steven May eats yogurt out of the tub as he stands in front of his home damaged by a tornado that swept through the area in Lancaster, Texas.
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Debris is wrapped around a mailbox as the home behind it stands nearly destroyed after a tornado swept through the area.
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Apartment homes and cars were damaged from the storm in southwest Arlington, Texas. Red Cross spokeswoman Anita Foster said: "All we know is that there is a tremendous number of people who are impacted that are going to need the Red Cross."
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Cars and property at Portofino Apartments at Pleasant Run in Lancaster, Texas are damaged after a storm passed through the area on Tuesday.
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Erin Foy, left, and her sister Immerriea White pull their luggage through the rain as their family abandons their destroyed home in the Portofino Apartments in Lancaster, Texas.
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A resident works to clean up after a tornado damaged his home on April 3, 2012 in Arlington, Texas.
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Residents search for personal belongings after a tornado destroyed their home on April 3, 2012 in Arlington.
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Electrical service crews work to repair damaged power lines after a tornado ripped through the area on April 3, 2012 in Arlington, Texas.
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Ten year-old Ty Proctor surveys damage after a tornado struck Arlington, Texas. The National Weather Service reported at least two separate "large and extremely dangerous" tornadoes near Dallas and Fort Worth.
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Jerica Jenkins surveys damage to her home after it was hit by a tornado Tuesday in Lancaster, Texas.
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Residents search for personal belongings after a tornado destroyed their home in Arlington, Texas.
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The Green Oaks Nursing and Rehabilitation center is damaged after tornadoes swept through Arlington, Texas.
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Destroyed vehicles sit in a Kenworth trailer lot after a tornado that swept through the area toppling many of the trailers on the lot in Lancaster, Texas.
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Tarrant County constable Clint C. Burgess rescued a dog for David Lowe after a tornado destroyed his daughter's home in Arlington, Texas.
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David Lowe carries his daughter's dog, Phoebe, home after the dog was rescued from the rubble of a destroyed home in Arlington, Texas.
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Jerica Jenkins surveys damage to her home in Lancaster, Texas after it was hit by a tornado.
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Residents search for personal belongings after a tornado destroyed their home in Arlington, Texas. Multiple tornadoes touched down across the Dallas/Fort Worth area causing extensive damage.
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Plywood is brought in to close up the heavily damaged Portofino Apartments at Pleasant Run in Lancaster, Texas.
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A man walks beneath the trailer of an 18-wheeler that sits atop a tree and a power line pole after a tornado swept through Lancaster, Texas Tuesday afternoon.
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A utility pole is damaged in Lancaster, Texas on Tuesday. Several tornadoes tore through the Dallas area on Tuesday.
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A fallen tree crushes a truck in Arlington, Texas.
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Debris scatter the street in southern Dallas County, Texas.
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A Walgreen's store in Lancaster, Texas is damaged after a storm passed through the area on Tuesday.
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Lightning streaks across the sky in Tyler, Texas as a powerful line of thunderstorms, several spawning tornados moved across Texas, Tuesday evening.
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Threatening clouds move through southern Tarrant and Dallas counties after a tornado swept through Lancaster, Texas.
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Residents search for personal belongings after a tornado destroyed their home on April 3, 2012 in Arlington.
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April Bridges pauses while digging through the remains of a house she was at when it was destroyed by a tornado on April 3, 2012 in Arlington.
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April Bridges pauses while digging through the remains of a house she was at when it was destroyed by a tornado on April 3, 2012 in Arlington.
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April Bridges searches through the remains of a house she at when it was destroyed by a tornado on April 3, 2012 in Arlington.
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April Bridges pauses while digging through the remains of a house she was at when it was destroyed by a tornado on April 3, 2012 in Arlington.
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Patricia Daugherty searches for her belongings after her home was destroyed by a tornado on April 3, 2012 in Arlington.
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Residents search for personal belongings after a tornado destroyed their home on April 3, 2012 in Arlington.
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Residents search for personal belongings after a tornado destroyed their home on April 3, 2012 in Arlington.
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Residents search for personal belongings after a tornado destroyed their home on April 3, 2012 in Arlington.
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