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Posted at 01:00 PM ET, 05/21/2008

Are Tornadoes Becoming More Common?

Dave Fahrenthold's article in today's Washington Post reports it's hard to say.

For more reading on this subject, see the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) National Climatic Data Center's tornado climatology page, the NOAA Storm Prediction Center's tornado trends page, and the technical paper by NOAA scientists "Tornado Trends over the Past 30 Years" (PDF).

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