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Public Information Statement
National Weather Service Wichita KS
600 AM CDT Tue Mar 28 2017

...ON THIS DATE IN WEATHER HISTORY...

In 1984, the Carolinas Tornado Outbreak occurred.
Consisting of 22 tornadoes of which 7 were violent F4s,
the outbreak killed 57 and injured 1,248.  One F4 tornado
that crossed the South Carolina/North Carolina border
possessed a track 16 miles long and averaged 1.2 miles
wide.  At its peak intensity, the twister was a hideous
2.5 miles wide! In 1988, severe thunderstorms over
Oklahoma produced hail up to four inches in diameter
causing $35 million damage in southern Oklahoma.
Baseball sized hail and 7 inches of rain caused another
$18 million dollars damage in Duncan Oklahoma.

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