Image: Tornado damage in Louisiana

TODAY   |  April 25, 2013

2 tornadoes touch down near New Orleans

TODAY’s Al Roker gets us up to the minute with the latest weather updates, including a mulch fire in Prince George’s County, Md., and damage to homes near New Orleans after two tornadoes touched down there Wednesday.

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>> going on in the weather department?

>> well, breaking news going on right now in maryland. prince georges county , a huge mulch fire is burning. big problems with smoke, and the problem getting it out, there's shifting winds and a lack of water. they're continuing to watch that. and then yesterday, we had two tornadoes touching down in suburban new orleans. this one kenner, louisiana, an ef-1, and they had an ef-0 tornado. roofs ripped off homes, power lines pulled off. a