Morton tornado warning sees ‘monster twister hit Texas’ with shock pics of Chesnee, SC damage during wild weather

The National Weather Service of Lubbock, Texas, reported in a tweet

Large funnel clouds could be seen in videos posted on social media

Line of thunderstorms passed across Bailey, Parmer, and Castro counties.

"A very dangerous big tornado is on the ground north of Morton," the weather service said

Adding that the storms could bring hail up to a half-dollar size and wind gusts of up to 70 mph.

Storms in the Chesnee area of South Carolina left behind downed trees and ripped-off roofs, among other things.

As neighbours told a local reporter that a dozen properties were destroyed in the storm

More social media video showed a suspected funnel cloud.

The Chesnee storm did not result in any injuries.

From Washington, DC, to New Hampshire, temperatures reached new highs.

On Sunday, more than 10 million people in the Northeast were under a heat advisory.