As severe weather and tornadoes struck in the Dallas metro area today (April 3), people tweeted dramatic images of the storms to AccuWeather.com.
"Photo of the tornado in the Lancaster/Red Oak area," tweeted @patrickmillertx about the astonishing photo above.
Large hailstones rained down from the sky during the severe thunderstorms and tornadoes. "Golf ball sized hail!!" tweeted @oneuniv, at around 2:30 p.m. local time.
This image of a tornado touching down was taken from the Texas Department of Transportation web camera along I-35 in Parkerville, Texas.
Thick clouds cover the Dallas metropolitan area, in northeastern Texas, in a satellite image captured just after 2 p.m. local time.