Weather officials say the tornado touched down just to the west of Dover in Kent County at around 8:50 a.m. on Tuesday.
The region was hit with severe weather that caused injuries, damages and power outages.
In addition to the novel coronavirus pandemic keeping American citizens inside and away from large public gatherings, the weather will also have an imact on life during Easter weekend.
The outbreak has been a lesson in the importance of early preparation, and experts say that now is the time to get ready for natural disasters.
Several weather warnings are in place across the U.S.
Local organizations have begun response funds to support and assist those affected by the tornadoes in their recovery.
"Every year that goes by seems to bring a new round of record-breaking weather events, many with devastating consequences," researcher Douglas Le Comte said.
"We have seen a fair amount of damage across the area," said meteorologist Kyle Pallozzi from the National Weather Service.
The primary threats include isolated very large hail, isolated damaging wind gusts and tornadoes from today through the weekend
A special marine warning is also in effect for the area due to water tornadoes.
Four people are reported to have been killed by extreme weather in the past couple of days.
Tropical storms often provide the perfect conditions for tornadoes to form when they make landfall.
In general, extreme weather events are expected to become more frequent and intense, as global temperatures warm
Flood warnings still in place across the state following several days of severe weather.
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Around 38,000 people across Alabama and Georgia were left without power on Sunday.
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The blaze has destroyed about 500 homes, businesses and other structures.
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Northeast states under flood advisories and high wind warnings after tornadoes cut a deadly path through Georgia and Mississippi.
Thunderstorms and tornadoes threaten Georgia, Florida, Alabama, Mississippi, South Carolina.
Up to 12 reports of tornadoes and 24 reports of hail storms as affected areas remain under tornado watch.
The worst-hit area was in Garland, northeast of Dallas, where eight people were killed.