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Wednesday, April 5, 2017
Tornados, twisters, rain, hail hit Southeast
Associated Press (ap.org); Seth Auberon, CC Liu, Wisdom Quarterly
ATLANTA (AP) - Severe storms raking the Southeast unleashed one large tornado and more than a half dozen apparent twisters today, toppling trees, roughing up South Carolina's "peach capital" and raining out golfers warming up for the Masters.
A powerful tornado toppled trees and downed power lines in rural Georgia, and similar scenes played out in spots around Alabama and South Carolina amid drenching rain, high winds, and scattered hail -- some as big as baseballs.
Forecasters said a wide area across much of the three states was under threat of powerful, long-lived tornadoes. The severe weather outbreak was the second to hit the South in less than a week... More