Funnel Cloud Twists Over Flora, Illinois, Amid Tornado Warning

A funnel cloud was spotted along a highway in Flora, Illinois, on Thursday, May 6, amid severe thunderstorm and tornado warnings for Clay County.

Footage shared by Raven Torres, who said it was taken on the northbound highway 45 around 5 pm on Thursday, shows a cloud formation twirling in the distance.

The National Weather Service forecast heavy rainfall across central Illinois over the weekend. Credit: Raven Torres via Storyful