TITLE

Tornado Trouble

AUTHOR(S)
Carney, Elizabeth
PUB. DATE
May 2006
SOURCE
Scholastic News -- Edition 4;5/8/2006, Vol. 68 Issue 24, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the prevalence of tornadoes in the U.S. Tornadoes have been spinning up trouble in the Southern and Central U.S. Nearly 500 tornadoes have been reported so far in 2006. They had destroyed homes and businesses in 27 states and killed at least 48 people. Tornadoes are cone-shaped towers of swirling air that can spin at speeds of more than 250 miles per hour.
ACCESSION #
20817666

 

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