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RE: Twisters, Tornadoes, Twirlies and Dust Devils

[Subject Prev][Subject Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next] Although most large-sized tornadoes occur more frequently in the midwest and southeast of the United States (compared to the rest of the country), please be advised that tornadoes do occur in all 50 States, with the greatest density per square mile of occurances in Orange County, CA.  You can check it out through FEMA.

Audra Ranous, CEM

From: Mark E. Deardorff [mailto:MarkD(--nospam--at)DandDEng.com]
Sent: Friday, March 31, 2000 11:22 AM
To: seaint(--nospam--at)seaint.org
Subject: RE: Texas Twisters

Mark Deardorff wrote:
"   Being from California I have never had to design for a tornado. In fact, I
was under the impression that the most design anyone ever actually does is
to pray that the tornado misses the building. "