• PHOTOS: What is the Deadliest Tornado Type?

    July 15, 2014; 6:43 AM

    Tornadoes are some of the deadliest and most damaging weather phenomena. With several different tornado classifications, some types can cause more damage than others.

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Lawrence, KS (1886)
No rain at all since June 26 of that year.

Georgia (1952)
A hot day throughout the state; Columbus 104 degrees; Augusta - 106 degrees; Louisville - 112 degrees -- record high for state.

Tucson, AZ (1952)
60-mph winds ripped roofs off an apartment complex and an airplane hangar, sweeping dust and sand through the city and leaving 200 persons homeless.