Indiana Tornado

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  • Indiana Tornado
    • facts
      • Novermber 2005
      • Developed along a squall line along a cold front
      • 4 tornadoes formed from 2 supercells
      • cut a swathe of damage 400m wide and 66km long
      • winds reached 320 km/h
      • lasted 10 hours
      • unuasual as it occured novermber- most are march to june, and 1;50 AM when most are during the day
    • impacts
      • 25 killed
      • 230 injured
      • $92 million of damage
      • gas leaks
      • 25,000 left without power
      • 225 mobile homes destroyed
    • responses
      • rescue services on site quickly as they were prepared- weather forecasts
      • $2.4 million of state aid made quickly available for emergancy aid for housing etc
      • long-term grants for rebuilding

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