When the storm count is finalized, this will likely be an historic tornado outbreak for North Carolina," said CNN meteorologist Jacqui Jeras. "It is quite unusual to have this many supercell tornadoes of this intensity strike the area."
At least 40 killed in U.S. storms, as many as 14 in one NC county
While twisters are common in these areas, this was the worst they'd seen in decades.
Climate change means this will eventually be the new normal. How are we going to deal with that? Will people move away from Twister Ally?
This mid-April 2011 tornado outbreak is likely to rank among the largest tornado outbreaks in history with 241 tornado reports.http://www.accuweather.com/blogs/news/story/48503/historic-tornado-outbreak-3-da-1.asp
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