Tornadoes, Hail, Thunderstorms Hit South Louisiana

Tornadoes, hail and thunderstorms hit Southern Louisiana on Tuesday, Feb. 7, 2017, bringing severe damage to buildings and infrastructure to parts of New Orleans, Donaldsonville and Killian.

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A woman holds three dogs by a make-shift leash amongst the debris left behind by a tornado on Feb. 7, 2017 in New Orleans, Louisiana.
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Damaged cars and strewn bricks line Chef Menture Avenue on Feb. 7, 2017 in New Orleans, Louisiana.
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A woman looks at the wreckage caused by a tornado along Chef Menture Avenue on Feb. 7, 2017 in New Orleans, Louisiana.
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Residents walk down a street along Chef Menture Ave after a tornado touched down in the eastern part of the city on Feb. 7, 2017 in New Orleans, Louisiana. According to the weather service 25 people were injured in the aftermath of the tornado.
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A police officer walks through a damaged gas station along Chef Menture Avenue after a tornado touched down in the eastern part of the city on Feb. 7, 2017 in New Orleans, Louisiana. Twenty-five people were reported injured in the aftermath of the tornadoes.
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Gregory Rugon looks for his glasses at the spot where he took cover in his home after a tornado hit his Warren Drive home, in the New Orleans East section of New Orleans, Tuesday, Feb. 7, 2017.
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A man walks down the street past destroyed homes after a tornado tore through the eastern part of New Orleans, Tuesday, Feb. 7, 2017. The National Weather Service says at least three confirmed tornadoes have touched down, including one inside the New Orleans city limits. Buildings have been damaged and power lines are down.
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Lisa Carruth hugs her granddaughter Juayonna Carruth after a tornado tore through the New Orleans East neighborhood in New Orleans, Tuesday, Feb. 7, 2017.
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Broken branches, shattered car windows and flooded streets are left after tornadoes and thunderstorms hit New Orleans East on Tuesday, Feb. 7, 2017.
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Gregory Rugon climbs out of his home after failing to find his glasses that he lost taking cover after a tornado hit his Warren Drive home, in the New Orleans East section of New Orleans, Tuesday, Feb. 7, 2017.
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A violent storm lifts pieces off buildings and structures in Jefferson, Louisiana, on Tuesday, Feb. 7, 2017.
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At least three tornadoes touched down in southern Louisiana, Tuesday, Feb. 7, 2017.
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NASA's Michoud Assembly Facility in southern Louisiana was damaged by the storms that produced twisters and severe damage Tuesday, Feb. 7, 2017.
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Debris is seen in Old Gentilly High, New Orleans, after a tornado passed through on Tuesday, Feb. 7, 2017.
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A tornado touches down in a video recorded in New Orleans East on Tuesday afternoon, Feb. 7, 2017.
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Broken branches were strewn across flooded streets after tornadoes and thunderstorms hit New Orleans East on Tuesday, Feb. 7, 2017.
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Debris piled high after tornadoes passed through New Orleans East on Tuesday, Feb. 7, 2017.
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Freddie Hoggatt was at work when tornadoes hit New Orleans, Louisiana, leaving debris and overturned cars in its wake on Tuesday, Feb. 7, 2017.
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A tornado funnel is seen over homes in southern Louisiana as severe storms hit the area on Tuesday, Feb. 7, 2017.
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A tornado is scene from New Orleans East, Louisiana, on Tuesday, Feb. 7, 2017.
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The aftermath in New Orleans East as tornadoes and thunderstorms hit southern Louisiana on Tuesday, Feb. 7, 2017.
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An overturned car at NASA's Michoud Assembly Facility after a storm hit the southern Louisiana facility on Tuesday, Feb. 7, 2017.
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