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2020 Easter Tornado Outbreak
April 12–13, 2020 tornado outbreak warnings and reports.png
Map of tornado warnings and confirmed tornadoes from this outbreak
Duration
April 12, 2020 - April 13, 2020
Amount
140
Casualties
34 (+ 6 indirect)
Highest Category
EF4
Damage Costs
>$450 million
Areas Affected
Southeastern United States

Introduction[]

The 2020 Easter Tornado Outbreak was a devastating and catastrophic tornado outbreak that affected the Southeastern United States on Easter Sunday and Easter Monday. There were several tornadoes that went through major metropolitan areas, causing the initiation of multiple tornado emergencies. On April 12, 2020, a moderate risk for severe weather was issued, highlighting a 15% hatched area for tornadoes. There was also a 45% area for damaging winds. For hail, there was a 30% hatched area.

Confirmed Tornadoes[]

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EF0
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EF1
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EF2
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EF3
Confirmed
EF4
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EF5
Confirmed
Total
31 74 19 13 3 0 140
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