APTOPIX Southern Storms

February 11, 2013 - 7:31 PM
Hellen Chmiel, 57, sits in front of the remains of her home in Hattiesburg, Miss., Monday, Feb. 11, 2013, following a Sunday afternoon tornado that caused much damage throughout the South Mississippi college town. Chmiel, who was out of her house when the tornado struck, said the large pine tree in the front yard completely destroyed her bedroom. (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis)