I couldn't take my eyes off the television. New reports and new video of violent tornadoes were continuously being reported throughout the afternoon and into the evening on Sunday.

Oklahoma, Kansas, and Iowa were devastated by more than two dozen tornadoes. Two men died in Shawnee, Oklahoma.

No sooner would the news of one twister be reported than another story about another one elsewhere was coming across the screen. Simply unreal. Frightening. And, admittedly, mesmerizing.

As expected, there was a great deal of video shot from those braving the life-threatening elements.

Take a look at some stunning footage: