Leastwise 24 citizenry are deadened, including 9 children, subsequently a monolithic twister swept done the suburbs of Oklahoma Metropolis Monday. The crack was estimated to be leastwise two miles in diam at the tallness of its powers, with winds capable 200 mph. Exigency force get so reclaimed 101 multitude from debris in the Oklahoma Metropolis metropolitan arena.Leastwise 7 of the 9 children killed were at Center Towers Uncomplicated Schooling in Moore, hardly s of the Oklahoma Metropolis region. The cultivate took a calculate hit from the rage with many children quieten privileged. Oklahoma Read more [...]
For the thirdly yr track, the Couple Cities—Minneapolis-St.Paul—were rated as the healthiest, fittest cities in the U.S. by the American College of Sports Medicament. At the behind of the listing, Oklahoma Metropolis, Oklahoma, and Detroit, Michigan, checkered in as least fit and the s least fit cities, severally.The one-year power is based on smoke, workout, corpulency rates, inveterate wellness problems, and admission to healthcare. It besides takes into invoice the accessibility of parks, refreshment facilities, walk trails, and farmers' markets."What Minneapolis has through Read more [...]
Pinch officials are assessing the terms caused by another fusillade of thunderstorms and tornadoes that took leastways fin lives and injured 75 mass crossways the Midwest Friday. Presence fine-tune on Oklahoma Metropolis, Oklahoma, the storms toppled cars and left-hand commuters treed on an interstate. One twister tossed a Conditions Line ramp pursuer motortruck nigh 200 yards earlier slamming it to the land, though the passengers loose with nipper injuries.Storms in Missouri and Arkansas caused considerable prop wrong and flooding. Trey mass went lacking other Friday and tercet others were reported Read more [...]
Rowers surpass the Oklahoma Metropolis horizon during the Nous of the Oklahoma Regatta on the Oklahoma River. Photograph: Alonzo J. AdamsUniverse: 599,199 (underground domain: 1.3 meg)Average Home Income: $44,973Medial Family Terms: $129,300Unemployment Pace: 4.8 pctVotes: 178Earlier you splutter your wheat-grass charmer, let us excuse. Six days ago the metropolis, a longtime oil-and-gas hub, was dubbed one of the fattest in the nation by Men’s Seaworthiness. This wasn’t too surprising. The functionary posit repast includes chicken-fried steak and pecan pie.What is Read more [...]
Photograph: Camille GobThe Crack That Changed Rage Chasing Everlastingly Lookout Television Timmer’s armoured Dominator 3 chamfer fomite. 'Force Chasers' costar Tim Samaras, who died during El Reno. 'Surprise Chasers' costar Reed Timmer. El Reno volition be remembered as the twister that changed everything. It was the get-go sentence a tornado had e'er culled the stormchaser ranks. Picket The Twister That Changed Stormchasing EvermoreTHE TOWNS IN Canadian County, Oklahoma, base comparable so many thousands of others out on the prairie—anon. grids of streets and uninterrupted Read more [...]
A state of emergency was declared on Friday in the states of Arkansas, Oklahoma and Tennessee at the continued there and in other Central American states snowfalls.
As the representatives of the local authorities in the region remain without electricity 175 thousand. Residential buildings and office buildings. On the restoration of electricity required at least one week.State of emergency declared in parts of Virginia, Alabama and others. It closed schools and government agencies.
Snowstorms in the central regions of the United States continued for several days. Weather-covered huge territory Read more [...]
According to the American state of Oklahoma swept powerful tornado. Element destroyed several homes, snapped power lines, caused considerable damage to farmland. No injuries were reported.
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Powerful tornado kick experienced by the residents of the American state of Oklahoma. Element destroyed several homes and damaged power lines.
However, the so-called Storm Chasers, or hunters hurricanes, this tornado was a real success. They managed to get close to the giant vortex very close.
Hunters hurricanes in the United States called the people who for a spectacular shot literally chase storms and tornadoes in specially equipped vehicles.
· Half a million homes in the northeastern United States without electricity
· Strong winds in the United States. Read more [...]
In the United States apart the rubble and count the damage from the devastating tornadoes in Mississippi
zvestna about 10 dead and dozens wounded. Thousands of people were left homeless. The hurricane tore off roofs, felled trees and power transmission towers. In the state declared a state of emergency.
In the affected areas destroyed hundreds of buildings, including the church and the funeral home. There is no electricity, roads are blocked, a lifeguard. To prevent looting, soldiers patrol the streets of the National Guard.
Source: Channel Five
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Destruction after a tornado
May 11, four people were killed on Monday in Oklahoma because of the tornado that struck the evening on the southern and central parts of the United States, reports the Associated Press.
Bad weather led to accidents on the roads, blocking ultimately two federal highways, and cut off a significant portion of the population with electricity.
According to the TV channel CNN, in this state of a few dozen people who received injuries as a result of the tornado, were hospitalized on Monday night. Status of eight of them rated as critical.Powerful tornado was on the Read more [...]
Mudcat via Shutterstock Photograph: Alex CofaruA:The One-year Okie Noodling Tourney, OklahomaNow in its Thirteenth twelvemonth, this rival takes berth every June on the catfish-rich Washita River in the township of Pauls Vale, in primal Oklahoma. Legends such as Lee McFarlin (the Dale Earnhardt of noodling) are fixtures at the effect. The unhurt tourney is one big company, from the crowning of the noodling pansy to the mudcat cookoff. Thither’s nowhere amend to breakthrough an good to spring you tips. Read more [...]
15/04/2011 Strongest hurricane on Thursday at the town carcass 120 miles (about 195 km) from Oklahoma city in the United States, claimed the lives of two people, 25 wounded, according to the associated Press referring to representatives of the Department for emergency situations of the state of Oklahoma.The amount of damage from tornadoes are not reported. In a town with a population of about 350 people were destroyed several buildings, including the only school. In the Windows of many houses broken glass. Damage to power lines and debris on the roads has greatly complicated the movement Read more [...]
16/04/2011 Nine people were victims of hurricane raging Thursday in the States of Oklahoma and Arkansas, 25 were injured, reports on Saturday, CNN, citing local authorities.
The storm arose one tornado, who yesterday claimed the lives of two people in the locality carcass 120 miles (about 195 km) from Oklahoma city.
The amount of damage from tornadoes are not reported. In a town with a population of about 350 people were destroyed several buildings, including the only school. In the Windows of many houses broken glass. Damage to power lines and debris on the roads has greatly complicated the Read more [...]
may 25. Two days later, after the most extensive and destructive tornadoes in U.S. history occurred in Missouri on Sunday, the country hit a new tornado. At least two powerful tornado swept Tuesday over the state of Oklahoma. According to local authorities, one person is dead and several people taken to hospitals with injuries. Element caused significant material damage.Forecasters had previously informed the people about the impending disaster, employees were allowed to leave jobs for a few hours before. According to rescuers, this has managed to avoid more victims. The first tornado formed Read more [...]
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on July 12. County Marshall, Oklahoma. A large number of dead fish continues to appear in reservoirs throughout Oklahoma, reports kxii.com
«I don't know, die whether they are due to lack of oxygen or some other reason, possibly water samples that will show» says Jack Campbell.
Jack Campbell is engaged in fishing on the river Wilson all my life. He said that 3 weeks ago started to die small fish, but now perish and large individuals weighing more than 40-50 pounds.
Here, on the river Wilson in Marshall, you can see literally thousands of dead fish along the whole coastline. People Read more [...]
The remains of the burned house. Some streets were bypassed by fire, the lawns in front of houses served as a barrier to fire. Others turned into rows of protruding from the ashes of the twisted metal of the cores, where relatively still intact only stone fireplaces. (AP Photo/LM Otero)
Lake Possum Kingdom. Fires raging throughout Texas and Oklahoma, destroyed dozens of homes and forced hundreds of people to evacuate, and although official statements about the causes of the fire until it was, the summer heat and drought have created in both States, more than enough fuel for fires.
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9 September. Meteorologists recorded in the summer of the current year, the highest average temperature in the southern United States over the past 75 years, reports channel CN the CN.In August 2011 in the States of Louisiana, Arizona, Colorado, Texas, new Mexico and Oklahoma have installed the hot weather in their history. Temperature averaged over 30 degrees Celsius.
According to the National weather service, at least 22 people were victims of a hot summer season in the United States.
In Dallas, in the North-East Texas, within 40 days the temperature is maintained at 38.7 degrees.
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6 November. A series of earthquakes of magnitude up to 5 integer 6 tenths of a point occurred in the U.S. state Oklahoma records of local authorities, due to aftershocks damaged some buildings.
About no casualties reported. Cause traffic on some highways.
The earthquake at a depth of 5 kilometres, approximately 70 kilometres from the state capital of Oklahoma city.
Source: Channel PEAKSeveral people were injured in the earthquake in the U.S.
Several people were injured in the earthquake of a magnitude of 5.6, which occurred in the Central U.S. state of Oklahoma, damaged a number of residential Read more [...]