Latest Super Outbreak Stories
One tornado can be damaging enough; severe weather systems that spawn hundreds of deadly tornadoes in super-outbreaks pose special challenges to the scientific and emergency management communities.
A top weather expert said Monday that the US is experiencing the deadliest year for tornadoes in nearly six decades.
On Wednesday, April 27th, Science@NASA writer Dauna Coulter found herself near ground zero as a super-outbreak of tornadoes ripped through North Alabama.
Based on a recent SNL Financial report, the average number of U.S. tornadoes through April 27 was 448 from 2005 to 2010. In 2011, the organization has registered 877 tornadoes.
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By John Gress EVANSVILLE, Indiana (Reuters) - Rescue workers tore at the shredded remains of an Indiana mobile home park on Monday, looking for possible survivors of a tornado that killed at least 22 people in the state but fearing they might find more dead.
By Carey Gillam KANSAS CITY, Missouri (Reuters) - A powerful tornado tore through southern Indiana and parts of Kentucky early on Sunday killing at least 18 people and injuring more than 100, many of whom were sleeping when the twister hit, officials said.
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