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Record Tornadoes & Weather in US, Severe Drought in Mexico and Europe

On March 23, 2012, the US broke all tornado records with 319 reported tornadoes. The high temperatures, combined with the fact that winter left most of the nation’s ground unfrozen, has created ideal conditions for the type of low-lying thunder storms that are ideal for twister development. Mexico is facing the worst drought in its nation’s history. The water shortage wiped out millions of acres of farmland this winter, caused 15 billion pesos ($1.
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March on pace for record number of twisters, expert says

News : Field Notes (3 years ago)

March literally roared in like a lion, bringing the number of tornadoes so far this year to around 210. That's three times the average number of tornadoes for this time period. According to records kept by severe weather expert Dr. ... Read Post

Record 178 tornadoes from South storms

News : CNN's This Just In (4 years ago)

At least 178 tornadoes were part of the severe weather that raked 14 states April 27-28, making it the largest tornado outbreak in U.S. history, the National Weather Service said Wednesday. The number of twisters surpassed the previ... Read Post

U.S. enjoyed tornado drought in February

Academics / General Science : Science Fair (5 years ago)

Only one tornado was reported across the USA in February, the fewest February tornadoes on record in the USA, according to Greg Forbes, severe weather expert at the Weather Channel. In a typical February, 37 tornadoes are reported i... Read Post


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