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Midwest / Tornadoes / Oklahoma City, Oklahoma / "Tornado Alley" #728134

ABC Evening News for Saturday, May 10, 2003
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(Studio: Elizabeth Vargas) Map of states with tornado reports shown.

(Oklahoma City: Mike von Fremd) The aftermath of the second batch of tornadoes in Oklahoma City featured; scenes shown of the storms, a wrecked school & damages planes & homes. [Homeowners Romana McDONALD, two MEN - react to a "horrifying experience."] [At damaged Baptist church, WOMAN - expresses her feelings.]

(Studio: Elizabeth Vargas) Report introduced.

(New York: Bob Jamieson) The scientific reason for the large number of storms in "tornado alley" in the US examined; maps & tornadoes shown. [MAN - comments on the tornadoes.] [NOAA National Severe Storms Laboratory Harold BROOKS†- says this area has the right ingredients to make a tornado.]

Vargas, Elizabeth;
von Fremd, Mike;
Jamieson, Bob

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