Oklahoma Tornado

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/2013_Moore_tornado  –

The 2013 Moore tornado was a catastrophic tornado that occurred on the afternoon of May 20, 2013. The EF5 tornado, with peak winds estimated at 210 miles per hour (340 km/h), impacted Moore, Oklahoma, and adjacent areas, killing at least 24 people, including 9 children, and injuring more than 240 others. Mary Fallin, the Governor of Oklahoma, said on May 21 that there were 237 confirmed injuries.[2] The tornado was part of a larger weather system that had produced several other tornadoes over the previous two days. The tornado touched down at 2:45 p.m. CDT (1945 UTC) west of Newcastle, staying on the ground for approximately 50 minutes over a 17-mile (27 km) path, crossing through a heavily populated section of Moore. The tornado was 1.3 miles (2.1 km) wide at its peak.

MORE Info available from the Wiki address and CNN.com


http://www.abc.net.au/news/2013-05-23/babies-killed-in-oklahoma-tornado/4707536  – From ABC NEWS

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Tales of Tornado Survival 


Tornado Path