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South Dakota was the center of weather extremes Sunday, with a tornado damaging a small town and injuring at least nine people on the eastern side of the state and more than a foot of snow blanketing the Black Hills to the west.

Parts of several Great Plains and Midwest states were in the path of severe weather, including Texas, which saw at least two likely tornadoes. At the same time, a tropical storm came ashore in the Carolinas, and wintry weather affected parts of Colorado.

Tropical Storm Ana made landfall near Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, on Sunday morning and was downgraded to a tropical depression by Sunday afternoon. The storm's maximum sustained winds were at 35 mph, and it was expected to move over eastern North Carolina on Sunday night.

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VAN, TX - MAY 11: Residents walk along storm damage along Pennsylvania Street after a tornado May 11, 2015 in Van, Texas. The small city of Van, Texas was struck by a tornado in the evening of May 10, leaving at least two dead and more missing. (Photo by Ron Jenkins/Getty Images)
Downed tree and debris from Van, Texas is scattered around the town Monday, May 11, 2015, after severe weather pushed through the area in the early morning hours. Emergency responders searched through splintered wreckage Monday after a line of tornadoes battered several small communities in Texas and Arkansas, killing at least five people. (AP Photos/Todd Yates)
VAN, TX - MAY 11: Residents and volunteers walk over downed power lines along storm damaged Pennsylvania Street after a tornado May 11, 2015 in Van, Texas. The small city of Van, Texas was struck by a tornado in the evening of May 10, leaving at least two dead and more missing. (Photo by Ron Jenkins/Getty Images)
VAN, TX - MAY 11: A storm damaged home on Pennsylvania Street is seen after a tornado May 11, 2015 in Van, Texas. The small city of Van, Texas was struck by a tornado in the evening of May 10, leaving at least two dead and more missing. (Photo by Ron Jenkins/Getty Images)

David and Brenda Tapley were killed in the tornado that hit Van, Texas on Sunday and when family members searched through the wreckage on Tuesday, they found the family bible lying in the rubble open to a very special page.

Debris is tangled up in power lines around the Van, Texas, area after severe weather moved through the area Monday, May 11, 2015. Emergency responders searched through splintered wreckage Monday after a line of tornadoes battered several small communities in Texas and Arkansas, killing at least five people. (AP Photos/Todd Yates)
VAN, TX - MAY 11: An uprooted tree lies on a playground near J.E. Rhodes Elementary School after a tornado May 11, 2015 in Van, Texas. The small city of Van, Texas was struck by a tornado in the evening of May 10, leaving at least two dead and more missing. (Photo by Ron Jenkins/Getty Images)
VAN, TX - MAY 11: David Hopkins (L) clears debris as his brother Michael Hopkins (2nd L) surveys damage from the roof of his home after a tornado May 11, 2015 in Van, Texas. The small city of Van, Texas was struck by a tornado in the evening of May 10, leaving at least two dead and more missing. (Photo by Ron Jenkins/Getty Images)
Downed tree and debris from Van, Texas is scattered around the town Monday, May 11, 2015, after severe weather pushed through the area in the early morning hours. Emergency responders searched through splintered wreckage Monday after a line of tornadoes battered several small communities in Texas and Arkansas, killing at least five people. (AP Photos/Todd Yates)
Dozens of Van, Texas, residents walk around the intermediate and elementary schools campuses as they survey the damage from Monday, May 11, 2015 severe weather that moved through the area in the early morning hours. Emergency responders searched through splintered wreckage Monday after a line of tornadoes battered several small communities in Texas and Arkansas, killing at least five people. (AP Photos/Todd Yates)
Residents of Van, Texas, residents walk around the intermediate and elementary schools campuses as they survey the damage from Monday, May 11, 2015 severe weather that moved through the area in the early morning hours. Emergency responders searched through splintered wreckage Monday after a line of tornadoes battered several small communities in Texas and Arkansas, killing at least five people. (AP Photos/Todd Yates)
Van is looking rough this morning. Still waiting to hear details but I've heard there were casualties. Please continue to pray. This is a trampoline.
VAN, TX - MAY 11: Residents clear downed trees from storm damage along Pennsylvania Street after a tornado May 11, 2015 in Van, Texas. The small city of Van, Texas was struck by a tornado in the evening of May 10, leaving at least two dead and more missing. (Photo by Ron Jenkins/Getty Images)
VAN, TX - MAY 11: Residents survey storm damage near Pennsylvania Street after a tornado May 11, 2015 in Van, Texas. The small city of Van, Texas was struck by a tornado in the evening of May 10, leaving at least two dead and more missing. (Photo by Ron Jenkins/Getty Images)
VAN, TX - MAY 11: Residents walk past a damaged house on storm ravaged Pennsylvania Street after a tornado May 11, 2015 in Van, Texas. The small city of Van, Texas was struck by a tornado in the evening of May 10, leaving at least two dead and more missing. (Photo by Ron Jenkins/Getty Images)
VAN, TX - MAY 11: A house sits severely damaged with downed on Pennsylvania Street after a tornado May 11, 2015 in Van, Texas. The small city of Van, Texas was struck by a tornado in the evening of May 10, leaving at least two dead and more missing. (Photo by Ron Jenkins/Getty Images)
VAN, TX - MAY 11: David Hopkins clears debris from the storm damaged roof of his brother's home after a tornado May 11, 2015 in Van, Texas. The small city of Van, Texas was struck by a tornado in the evening of May 10, leaving at least two dead and more missing. (Photo by Ron Jenkins/Getty Images)
VAN, TX - MAY 11: Brenda Cole (L) and Andrew Cole survey the damage of the their home and garage after a tornado May 11, 2015 in Van, Texas. The small city of Van, Texas was struck by a tornado in the evening of May 10, leaving at least two dead and more missing. (Photo by Ron Jenkins/Getty Images)
VAN, TX - MAY 11: Barbara Brown of Van, Texas rests against a wall outside a Red Cross Shelter with a dog named Cujo, at the First Baptist Church after a tornado May 11, 2015 in Van, Texas. The small city of Van, Texas was struck by a tornado in the evening of May 10, leaving at least two dead and more missing. (Photo by Ron Jenkins/Getty Images)
VAN, TX - MAY 11: Volunteers and officials search through the destruction near Van Intermediate School after a tornado May 11, 2015 in Van, Texas. The small city of Van, Texas was struck by a tornado in the evening of May 10, leaving at least two dead and more missing. (Photo by Ron Jenkins/Getty Images)
VAN, TX - MAY 11: Volunteers and officials search through the destruction near Van Intermediate School after a tornado May 11, 2015 in Van, Texas. The small city of Van, Texas was struck by a tornado in the evening of May 10, leaving at least two dead and more missing. (Photo by Ron Jenkins/Getty Images)
Residents survey damage near an elementary school, caused by severe weather, Monday, May 11, 2015, in Van, Texas. About 30 percent of the community was damaged from the storm late Sunday, according to Chuck Allen, fire marshal and emergency management coordinator for Van Zandt County. (AP Photo/Todd Yates)
Grace Santo, 14, holds hands with her mother, Vista, right, as they survey severe weather damage at an elementary school, Monday, May 11, 2015, in Van, Texas. About 30 percent of the community was damaged from the storm late Sunday, according to Chuck Allen, fire marshal and emergency management coordinator for Van Zandt County. (AP Photo/Todd Yates)
Residents survey damage to an elementary school caused by severe weather, Monday, May 11, 2015, in Van, Texas. About 30 percent of the community was damaged from the storm late Sunday, according to Chuck Allen, fire marshal and emergency management coordinator for Van Zandt County. (AP Photo/Todd Yates)
A vehicle sits damaged under downed trees from severe weather, Monday, May 11, 2015, in Van, Texas. About 30 percent of the community was damaged from the storm late Sunday, according to Chuck Allen, fire marshal and emergency management coordinator for Van Zandt County. (AP Photo/Todd Yates)
Residents survey damage near an elementary school, caused by severe weather, Monday, May 11, 2015, in Van, Texas. About 30 percent of the community was damaged from the storm late Sunday, according to Chuck Allen, fire marshal and emergency management coordinator for Van Zandt County. (AP Photo/Todd Yates)
Map locates Van, Texas and Nashville Arkansas where tornadoes were responsible for at least five deaths; 1c x 2 1/4 inches; 46.5 mm x 57 mm;
A street sign at the intersection of Hwy 377 and Mosscreek Drive lies on the ground after a possible tornado touched down in the Bent Creek Estates neighborhood in Denton, Texas, on Sunday, May 10, 2015. (Richard W. Rodriguez/Fort Worth Star-Telegram/TNS via Getty Images)
Mark Johnston helps his friend Jason Farris put his fence back up after a possible tornado touched down in their neighborhood in Denton, Texas, on Sunday, May 10, 2015. (Richard W. Rodriguez/Fort Worth Star-Telegram/TNS via Getty Images)
Jason Olsen clears a downed tree blocking his driveway after a possible tornado touched down in his neighborhood in Denton, Texas, on Sunday, May 10, 2015. (Richard W. Rodriguez/Fort Worth Star-Telegram/TNS via Getty Images)
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In South Dakota, Gov. Dennis Daugaard said nine people were injured Sunday morning when a tornado tore through the tiny town of Delmont - about 90 miles from Sioux Falls. None of the injuries was life threatening and seven of the nine had been treated and released from the hospital, Daugaard said. There were no fatalities.

South Dakota Department of Public Safety spokeswoman Kristi Turman said about 20 buildings were damaged and the town has no water, power or phones. The town was evacuated, authorities said.

"Our house is flat. There is nothing left," said Stephanie Lunder, 34, of Delmont. She was with her husband and four children in the basement when the storm hit. The tornado heavily damaged a church where children attending Sunday school were forced to retreat to the basement, residents said.

In Texas, a likely tornado late Sunday night hit the small city of Van, about 70 miles southeast of Dallas, according to National Weather Service senior meteorologist Eric Martello.

Fire Chief Jeff Hudgens said Van sustained "some significant damage" to "multiple homes" and said agencies were responding to confirmed injuries. The number of people hurt and the extent of their injuries was not immediately clear.

Earlier in the day, another likely tornado ripped roofs off buildings and damaged trees near Denton, about 40 miles northwest of Dallas, according to National Weather Service meteorologist Tom Bradshaw. There were no immediate reports of injuries or fatalities.

The area also experienced torrential rains that led to widespread flash flooding. Authorities in Denton County said Sunday that two groups of people had to be airlifted by helicopters to safety.

About 100 miles west of Fort Worth, people in the sparsely populated ranching and farming community of Cisco were left to clean up from Saturday's tornado that left one person dead and another in critical condition. Cisco Fire Department spokesman Phillip Truitt said the two people were near each other.

The National Weather Service said that tornado was rated an EF-3, with winds ranging from 136 to 165 mph. At least six buildings were damaged south of Cisco, as well as six others near Lake Leon, Truitt said.

A strong line of storms moved through the Dallas-Fort Worth area Sunday morning, forcing significant delays and a total of 100 flight cancellations at Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport and Dallas Love Field Airport.

Helicopter Rescues Texans Stranded in Floodwaters

Forecasters issued tornado watches through Sunday evening for parts of Texas, Oklahoma, Arkansas, Iowa, South Dakota, Nebraska, Minnesota and Missouri.

Farther north, a late-season snow fell in parts of the Rockies, western Nebraska and western South Dakota.

National Weather Service meteorologist Kyle Carstens said between 10 to 18 inches of snow was on the ground Sunday morning in the Black Hills of South Dakota and totals could reach 20-24 inches by the time the system moves out. Rapid City, South Dakota, had 8-11 inches, accompanied by 20-30 mph winds.

Nearly 18 inches of snow fell in southern Colorado, a state that also saw hail, flooding and tornado warnings over the weekend.

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Residents survey damage near an elementary school, caused by severe weather, Monday, May 11, 2015, in Van, Texas. About 30 percent of the community was damaged from the storm late Sunday, according to Chuck Allen, fire marshal and emergency management coordinator for Van Zandt County. (AP Photo/Todd Yates)
Crews from T & D Solutions Utility Service Company work around a fallen tree as they and other crew try to restore power to the town of Van, Texas, after it was hit by severe weather Monday, May 11, 2015. Emergency responders searched through splintered wreckage Monday after a line of tornadoes battered several small communities in Texas and Arkansas, killing at least five people. (AP Photos/Todd Yates)
Downed tree and debris from Van, Texas is scattered around the town Monday, May 11, 2015, after severe weather pushed through the area in the early morning hours. Emergency responders searched through splintered wreckage Monday after a line of tornadoes battered several small communities in Texas and Arkansas, killing at least five people. (AP Photos/Todd Yates)
A home along E. Pennsylvania Street in Van, Texas, receive a X after it had been searched by emergency personnel, the home was damaged after severe weather moved through the area Monday, May 11, 2015. Emergency responders searched through splintered wreckage Monday after a line of tornadoes battered several small communities in Texas and Arkansas, killing at least five people. (AP Photos/Todd Yates)
A vehicle in the Van ISD maintenance yard lays on it side after being blow over by severe weather that past through the Van, Texas, area Monday, May 11, 2015. Emergency responders searched through splintered wreckage Monday after a line of tornadoes battered several small communities in Texas and Arkansas, killing at least five people. (AP Photos/Todd Yates)
Heavy equipment clears an area of a storage facility damaged in the storms of Wednesday in Oklahoma City, Thursday, May 7, 2015. Gov. Mary Fallin has declared a state of emergency in 12 Oklahoma counties hit by tornadoes, severe storms, straight-line winds and flooding (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki)
Mismatched shoes are lined up after being salvaged from a ruined recreational vehicle in Oklahoma City, Thursday, May 7, 2015. Gov. Mary Fallin has declared a state of emergency in 12 Oklahoma counties hit by tornadoes, severe storms, straight-line winds and flooding on Wednesday. (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki)
Yuki Fukui makes his way through his recreational vehicle, which is laying on it's side due to the Wednesday severe storms, with salvaged items, in Oklahoma City, Thursday, May 7, 2015. Gov. Mary Fallin has declared a state of emergency in 12 Oklahoma counties hit by tornadoes, severe storms, straight-line winds and flooding. (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki)
People search for items in a storage unitt destroyed by the storms of May 6th, in Oklahoma City, Thursday, May 7, 2015. Gov. Mary Fallin has declared a state of emergency in 12 Oklahoma counties hit by tornadoes, severe storms, straight-line winds and flooding (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki)
Analiza DePaulo looks for belongings in a damaged recreational vehicle park in Oklahoma City, Thursday, May 7, 2015. Gov. Mary Fallin has declared a state of emergency in 12 Oklahoma counties hit by tornadoes, severe storms, straight-line winds and flooding. (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki)
Items salvaged from a damaged recreational vehicle are piled together in Oklahoma City, Thursday, May 7, 2015. Gov. Mary Fallin has declared a state of emergency in 12 Oklahoma counties hit by tornadoes, severe storms, straight-line winds and flooding on Wednesday. (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki)
Carol Bresee carries items to her vehicle from her ruined storage facility in Oklahoma City, Thursday, May 7, 2015. Gov. Mary Fallin has declared a state of emergency in 12 Oklahoma counties hit by tornadoes, severe storms, straight-line winds and flooding (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki)
People search for items in a storage unit destroyed by the Wednesday storms in Oklahoma City, Thursday, May 7, 2015. Victims from a 51-twister outbreak across Tornado Alley sifted through rubble Thursday while forecasters issued ominous forecasts for the coming days. (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki)
A man watches as an overturned recreational vehicle is pulled upright in Oklahoma City, Thursday, May 7, 2015. Gov. Mary Fallin has declared a state of emergency in 12 Oklahoma counties hit by tornadoes, severe storms, straight-line winds and flooding on Wednesday. (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki)
A hotel damaged in the storm of May 6 is pictured in Oklahoma City, Thursday, May 7, 2015. Authorities are assessing the damage from spring storms that spawned more than a dozen suspected tornadoes in the southern Plains, destroying dozens of homes, causing flooding and forcing the evacuation of Oklahoma City's main airport. At least 12 people were injured but there were no reports of deaths. (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki)
People carry items from recreational vehicles damaged in Wednesday's storm in Oklahoma City, Thursday, May 7, 2015. Gov. Mary Fallin has declared a state of emergency in 12 Oklahoma counties hit by tornadoes, severe storms, straight-line winds and flooding. (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki)
Damon Braley holds Sammy, who belongs to Braley's parents, as he looks over the area where his parent's recreational vehicle used to park in Oklahoma City, Thursday, May 7, 2015. He said his parents were both taken to the hospital on Wednesday, May 6 after severe weather hit the area, but Sammy was only found today. Gov. Mary Fallin has declared a state of emergency in 12 Oklahoma counties hit by tornadoes, severe storms, straight-line winds and flooding. (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki)
Damon Braley holds Sammy, who belongs to Braley's parents, as he looks over the area where his parent's recreational vehicle used to park in Oklahoma City, Thursday, May 7, 2015. He said his parents were both taken to the hospital May 6th after severe weather hit the area, but Sammy was only found today. Gov. Mary Fallin has declared a state of emergency in 12 Oklahoma counties hit by tornadoes, severe storms, straight-line winds and flooding. (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki)
A tree is moved away from damaged recreational vehicles in Oklahoma City, Thursday, May 7, 2015. Gov. Mary Fallin has declared a state of emergency in 12 Oklahoma counties hit by tornadoes, severe storms, straight-line winds and flooding on Wednesday. (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki)
People look through rubble, Thursday, May 7, 2015, in an area damaged by severe weather a day earlier, in Oklahoma City. Authorities are assessing the damage from spring storms that spawned more than a dozen suspected tornadoes in the southern Plains, destroying dozens of homes, causing flooding and forcing the evacuation of Oklahoma City's main airport. At least 12 people were injured but there were no reports of deaths. (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki)
A man looks through the rubble of a storage unit damaged in the Wednesday storm in Oklahoma City, Thursday, May 7, 2015. Authorities are assessing the damage from spring storms that spawned more than a dozen suspected tornadoes in the southern Plains, destroying dozens of homes, causing flooding and forcing the evacuation of Oklahoma City's main airport. At least 12 people were injured but there were no reports of deaths. (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki)
A man walks through an area damaged by severe weather in the Wednesday storm in Oklahoma City, Thursday, May 7, 2015. Authorities are assessing the damage from spring storms that spawned more than a dozen suspected tornadoes in the southern Plains, destroying dozens of homes, causing flooding and forcing the evacuation of Oklahoma City's main airport. At least 12 people were injured but there were no reports of deaths. (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki)
A large tornado passes just to the west of the city of Halstead, Kan., on Wednesday, May 6, 2015. Several buildings were destroyed and one person was reported injured. (Travis Heying/Wichita Eagle/TNS via Getty Images)
A vehicle makes its way through deep water following heavy rain in Moore, Okla., Wednesday, May 6, 2015. Forecasters declared a tornado emergency for Moore. (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki)
People carry items from recreational vehicles damaged in Wednesday's storm in Oklahoma City, Thursday, May 7, 2015. Gov. Mary Fallin has declared a state of emergency in 12 Oklahoma counties hit by tornadoes, severe storms, straight-line winds and flooding. (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki)
First responders take a passenger of a truck involved in an accident on Interstate 35 during severe weather to an ambulance, in Moore, Okla., Wednesday, May 6, 2015. (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki)
First responders work to remove a passenger of a truck involved in an accident on Interstate 35 during severe weather in Moore, Okla., Wednesday, May 6, 2015. I-35 southbound is closed behind the accident. (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki)
First responders work to free a passenger from a truck involved in an accident on Interstate 35 during severe weather in Moore, Okla., Wednesday, May 6, 2015. (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki)
The driver of a truck which crashed during severe weather on Interstate 35 gestures to his rescuers after being cut from the truck in Moore, Okla., Wednesday, May 6, 2015. Forecasters declared a tornado emergency for Moore. (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki)
Storms move through the area near Newcastle, Okla., Wednesday, May 6, 2015. A swath of the Great Plains is under a tornado watch Wednesday, including parts of North Texas, Oklahoma, Kansas and Nebraska. (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki)
Charmaine Foraker is hugged by her son Harlan, as she and her other son Craig Foracker, second from left, arrive at the scene of the family farmstead near Bentley, Kan., that was destroyed by a tornado on Wednesday, May 6, 2015. The original farmhouse that Charmaine grew up in was destroyed, along with a newer home that Craig and his family lived in. (Travis Heying/Wichita Eagle/TNS via Getty Images)
BAXTER SPRINGS, KANSAS, TORNADO, USA - APRIL 28, 2014: This is DigitalGlobe satellite imagery of the damage patch from the EF2 TORNADO that hit Baxter Springs Kansas on April 27th, 2014. The satellite image captured on April 28th, 2014. (Photo DigitalGlobe via Getty Images)
Debris scatters the parking lot of The Norman Hotel in Norman, Okla., Wednesday, May 6, 2015. A tornado grazed Oklahoma City and its suburbs Wednesday, threatening rush hour drivers and prompting schools to hold children in safe rooms until the danger passed. (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki)
Debris scatters the parking lot of The Norman Hotel in Norman, Okla., Wednesday, May 6, 2015. A tornado grazed Oklahoma City and its suburbs Wednesday, threatening rush hour drivers and prompting schools to hold children in safe rooms until the danger passed. (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki)
Video: Tornado near Lincoln, KS taken by @UnruhMatt at ~2:30pm CT May 6, 2015 http://t.co/bZjAE5eSQW #KSwx
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