Deadly Tornadoes in Pictures

A funnel cloud in the Barnes Crossing area of Tupelo, Miss., as the tornado made its way across town. The storms have claimed 29 lives so far. REUTERS/Thomas Wells

A newly built school that was destroyed by a tornado near Vilonia, Ark. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri

An upturned truck lies under a tree that lost most of its branches near Vilonia, Ark. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri

Lighting strikes from a TVS (tornadic vortex signature) storm in Tuscaloosa. REUTERS/Gene Blevins

Workers flip a fallen wall as they search through homes in Vilonia, Ark. AP Photo/Eric Gay

Storm chaser tries to stay ahead of a TVS (tornadic vortex signature) storm in Reform, Ala. REUTERS/Gene Blevins

A damaged power station in Mayflower, Ark. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri

Ken Sullivan, general manager of We Willies Super Auto Wash, looks over the damage to his business. Wesley Hitt/Getty Images

Lighting strikes from a TVS storm in Columbus, Miss. REUTERS/Gene Blevins

A damaged hot rod car near Vilonia, Ark. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri

Teresa Ingram looks for belongings in the debris at the Billy Barbs mobile home park Tuesday in Athens, Ala. AP Photo/Butch Dill

Debris at Mayflower RV in Mayflower, Ark., Tuesday. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri

Searching for personal items in a home destroyed by Sunday's tornado in Vilonia, Ark. AP Photo/Eric Gay

Kevin Barnes searches the remains of his home in Tupelo, Miss., Tuesday. AP Photo/Thomas Graning

The living room of a house in Mayflower, Ark. Wesley Hitt/Getty Images

A trailer that was flipped on its side and wrapped around a tree in Mayflower, Ark. Wesley Hitt/Getty Images

Lighting strikes from a TVS storm in Columbus, Miss. REUTERS/Gene Blevins

A globe rests in the debris in Mayflower, Ark. Wesley Hitt/Getty Images

The weather system that produced at least 31 tornadoes through the Plains and South. NOAA via Getty Images

Debris hangs from a tree in Vilonia, Ark. Wesley Hitt/Getty Images

Victor Umbright of Vilonia Direct TV sits in what is left of his office in Vilonia, Ark. Wesley Hitt/Getty Images

The new Vilonia Intermediate School that was set to open in August is left to ruins. Wesley Hitt/Getty Images

Rescue workers and volunteers search through debris in a lake in Vilonia. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri

The American Legion post building in Tupelo, Miss. REUTERS/Lauren Wood

People sift through the rubble of what is left of homes in Vilonia. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri

Justin Shaw, left, helps Nick Conway erect a flag pole at his home in Vilonia. AP Photo/Eric Gay