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Extreme Weather / Tornadoes #1055289

NBC Evening News for Friday, May 31, 2013
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(Studio: Brian Williams) The prediction from the National Weather Service for a violent evening noted; map shown.

(Piedmont, Oklahoma: Mike Bettes) The forecast for more severe weather, including tornadoes and flash flooding, featured; maps/diagrams shown.

(Studio: Brian Williams) Report introduced.

(Oklahoma City: Janet Shamlian) The impact of the latest round of severe weather reviewed; scenes shown of tornado damage in Oklahoma & Arkansas, funnel clouds, flooding, the Powerhouse wildfire in California; photo shown of Scott County, Arkansas Sheriff Cody Carpenter†, who died after being swept away by floodwaters in Y City; details given about the heat on the East Coast and the risk of more tornadoes in Moore, Oklahoma & Joplin, Missouri. [Y City fire department Albert ROGERS†, WOMAN, MAN - comment.] [The Weather Channel’s Chris WARREN†- predicts major flooding.]

Williams, Brian;
Bettes, Mike;
Shamlian, Janet

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