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#Tornadoes

# tornadoes - Friday 28 August, 2020

Louisiana left devastated as Hurricane Laura’s remnants move eastwards
# Tornadoes
# Tornadoes

Louisiana left devastated as Hurricane Laura’s remnants move eastwards

Updated Aug 28th 2020, 3:26 PM 26,470 Views 4 Comments

Flooding and more tornadoes are possible as the storm moves through Tennessee, Mississippi and Alabama.

# tornadoes - Friday 25 December, 2015

14 killed as tornadoes sweep across southern US
# America
# America

14 killed as tornadoes sweep across southern US

Dec 25th 2015, 9:32 AM 9,045 Views 2 Comments

Among the dead in Mississippi was a boy of seven.

# tornadoes - Wednesday 18 November, 2015

Here's why people thought this ad for smoked ham was 'offensive and disrespectful'
# Ham-strung
# Ham-strung

Here's why people thought this ad for smoked ham was 'offensive and disrespectful'

Nov 18th 2015, 3:06 PM 39,466 Views 64 Comments

The ASAI published its latest complaints today.

# tornadoes - Monday 23 March, 2015

It's tornado season in the States but (weirdly) there are no tornadoes
# Weird Weather
# Weird Weather

It's tornado season in the States but (weirdly) there are no tornadoes

Mar 23rd 2015, 6:30 AM 13,994 Views 7 Comments

There have been none in March so far – and that’s the first time that’s happened in 50 years.

# tornadoes - Monday 18 August, 2014

6 things you never knew about tornadoes
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6 things you never knew about tornadoes

Aug 18th 2014, 4:37 PM 32,157 Views 29 Comments

How much do you know about one of nature’s most terrifying phenomenons?

# tornadoes - Saturday 14 June, 2014

An American company is now selling a bulletproof blanket to kids
# Bodyguard Blanket
# Bodyguard Blanket

An American company is now selling a bulletproof blanket to kids

Jun 14th 2014, 10:30 AM 14,455 Views 64 Comments

The product has gone on sale with various warning about crazed gunmen and Mother Nature.

# tornadoes - Wednesday 30 April, 2014

Dramatic cloud funnel spotted in Cork amid severe thunderstorm
# Run For Your Life
# Run For Your Life

Dramatic cloud funnel spotted in Cork amid severe thunderstorm

Apr 30th 2014, 1:19 PM 19,199 Views 37 Comments

However, it didn’t touch down and there are no reports of any damage.

# tornadoes - Tuesday 29 April, 2014

Pics: Neighbourhoods left in ruins after tornadoes rip through the United States
# Extreme Weather
# Extreme Weather

Pics: Neighbourhoods left in ruins after tornadoes rip through the United States

Apr 29th 2014, 11:01 AM 6,792 Views 11 Comments

More than a dozen people have so far been killed by the storms.

New tornadoes lash southern US, 19 people killed in two days
# Twisters
# Twisters

New tornadoes lash southern US, 19 people killed in two days

Apr 29th 2014, 7:33 AM 4,578 Views 1 Comment

Two people died after new storms in Alabama yesterday.

What is a tornado and why do they hit America so hard?
# Twisters
# Twisters

What is a tornado and why do they hit America so hard?

Apr 29th 2014, 6:45 AM 9,387 Views 6 Comments

With 16 dead already, the US tornado season has already begun.

# tornadoes - Monday 28 April, 2014

"It's chaos": At least 10 killed as powerful tornadoes tear across southern US
# Levelled
# Levelled

"It's chaos": At least 10 killed as powerful tornadoes tear across southern US

Apr 28th 2014, 8:16 AM 9,431 Views 5 Comments

The mayor of the Arkansas town Velonia said the downtown area looked “completely levelled”.

# tornadoes - Monday 18 November, 2013

Six killed as tornadoes tear across America's midwest
# Storms
# Storms

Six killed as tornadoes tear across America's midwest

Nov 18th 2013, 7:43 AM 10,688 Views 20 Comments

Trees were uprooted, cars flipped and houses flattened.

# tornadoes - Sunday 17 November, 2013

Severe storm and tornadoes threaten Midwestern US states
# Weatherwatch
# Weatherwatch

Severe storm and tornadoes threaten Midwestern US states

Nov 17th 2013, 7:44 PM 19,657 Views 39 Comments

53 million people in ten states are at significant risk for thunderstorms and tornadoes.

# tornadoes - Saturday 1 June, 2013

Mother and child among 5 killed in Oklahoma tornadoes
# Twister
# Twister

Mother and child among 5 killed in Oklahoma tornadoes

Jun 1st 2013, 7:26 AM 7,010 Views 7 Comments

Watch a video of the intense storm.

# tornadoes - Thursday 16 May, 2013

Six die as powerful storm hits Texas
# Storms
# Storms

Six die as powerful storm hits Texas

May 16th 2013, 9:50 AM 6,134 Views 10 Comments

A powerful storm spawned tornadoes which hit several times in Hood, Tarrant, Dallas and Parker counties last night.

# tornadoes - Sunday 15 April, 2012

US storms: Tornado kills 5 in Oklahoma
# Storms
# Storms

US storms: Tornado kills 5 in Oklahoma

Apr 15th 2012, 12:34 PM 1,679 Views 3 Comments

Five people, including two children, have been killed by a tornado that struck in Oklamhoma early this morning after warning signals failed to sound.

# tornadoes - Wednesday 4 April, 2012

In pictures: Texans assess tornado damage after spate of storms
# Tornadoes
# Tornadoes

In pictures: Texans assess tornado damage after spate of storms

Apr 4th 2012, 10:07 AM 1,915 Views 4 Comments

The National Weather Service says that up to a dozen tornadoes may have struck the Dallas-Fort Worth area yesterday.

# tornadoes - Monday 5 March, 2012

Toddler found alive in field after tornado dies
# US
# US

Toddler found alive in field after tornado dies

Mar 5th 2012, 10:01 AM 1,957 Views 4 Comments

The 15-month-old’s parents, brother and sister were killed in a storm which wreaked havoc across five US states.

# tornadoes - Saturday 3 March, 2012

Photos: storms wreak havoc across southern US states
# Tornadoes
# Tornadoes

Photos: storms wreak havoc across southern US states

Mar 3rd 2012, 6:29 PM 3,347 Views 5 Comments

At least 37 people have been killed as the tornadoes destroyed everything in their paths on Friday.

# tornadoes - Thursday 1 March, 2012

12 killed in severe US storms
# Storms
# Storms

12 killed in severe US storms

Mar 1st 2012, 1:50 PM 2,166 Views 0 Comments

Winds of up to 270 kph tore through neighbourhoods, destroying homes in the Midwest and killing at least 12 people.

# tornadoes - Thursday 9 June, 2011

Workers escape wrath of tornado that hits farm in Derry
# Tornado
# Tornado

Workers escape wrath of tornado that hits farm in Derry

Jun 9th 2011, 10:05 AM 4,740 Views 8 Comments

Similar tornado-like storms were spotted elsewhere in Derry earlier this week.

# tornadoes - Thursday 28 April, 2011

Death toll from huge US storms rises to 248
# US
# US

Death toll from huge US storms rises to 248

Apr 28th 2011, 6:30 PM 1,081 Views 0 Comments

The southern states of Mississippi, Georgia, Tennessee, Virginia, Kentucky and Alabama were all hit with extensive damage reported and raw video showing the incredible size of some tornadoes.

The 9 at 9: Thursday
# 9 At 9
# 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Thursday

Apr 28th 2011, 8:13 AM 4,101 Views 1 Comment

Nine things you need to know by 9am: The HSE offers its sympathy to the family of a woman who died shortly after giving birth to a healthy daughter; tornadoes and storms ravage the US; the super-injunction celebrities named.