The Weather Files: One of the Widest Tornadoes on Record


May 31st, 2013, a massive tornado touches down in El Reno, Oklahoma. Meteorologist, Jaclyn Whittal is on the ground following the twister.

“I’m looking to the West and I see what looks like almost a spaceship. It’s got this beautiful formation to it and I’m just thinking it’s rain!” — but then she draws a chilling conclusion. “Oh my god, that’s not rain that is the tornado!”

Watch Jaclyn Whittal share her encounter with one of the widest tornadoes ever recorded and the one day she will never forget.

Tune into The Weather Files, a New Cottage Life Original. Season Premiere, Monday, August 13, 9et/pt.