WESTERN NEW YORK -- Many parts of Western New York experienced a Tornado Warning Thursday, and the National Weather Service has confirmed three tornadoes hit the region. Other areas were under severe storm warnings. There were also reports of an EF-2 tornado touching down in the area of the Hamburg Fairgrounds.
A Kevin Karas shared the video below with us from Hamburg, which appears to show a vehicle actually being picked up by strong winds.
The manager of the Hamburg Hotel shared the video below with 2 On Your Side's Stephanie Barnes, which seems to show the tornado taking shape.
2 On Your Side's Heather Ly shared this video of storm damage in the Hamburg, Orchard Park area.
Finally, Julie Spaulding shared this video with us, which she says she shot while traveling from Arcade to Java.
Below is a photo gallery with some of the best photos of damage from the severe weather.
Drone video of storm damage in Angelica, NY- taken by Bob Nilsson:
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