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Joplin tornado

On Sunday, May 22, 2011 an E5 tornado struck the city of Joplin, Missouri. The tornado contained winds in excess of 200 mph and was 3/4 mile wide. It ranks as one of the deadliest tornadoes in U.S. history, claiming the lives of 161 people and injuring close to 1000. continue reading on blog......

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Taken on January 28, 2012