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Chief Meteorologist for WPDE ABC-15. Amateur photographer. N.C. State grad. 7x EMMY Nominated. 0 wins 😀
Mar 28, 2020 10 tweets 5 min read
1/10 - Today is the 36th anniversary of one of the largest/deadliest tornado outbreak on record in the Carolinas. Stats of this outbreak are staggering. 24 tornadoes touched down: 11 in NC, 11 in SC, & 2 in GA. 57 fatalities, (42 in NC &15 in SC) and 1248 injuries #scwx #ncwx 2/10 - Tim Branch shared this photo taken by Dr. Ted Fujita. It shows the Roses and Food Lion in Bennettsville leveled after an F-4 tornado ripped through the area on this date in 1984. #scwx #ncwx