Tornado Trouble

Carney, Elizabeth
May 2006
Scholastic News -- Edition 4;5/8/2006, Vol. 68 Issue 24, p6
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.


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