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Tornado Recovery a Dangerous Time for All, Especially Children

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Now Is the Time to Prepare for Tornado Season 2014

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WIU Ed Leadership Students Jump In to Help After Washington, IL, Nov. 17 Tornado

A group of school administrators, who are enrolled in Western Illinois University's Educational Leadership Program, was in a school building in Washington, IL, Nov. 17, the day a deadly tornado outbreak swept across the Midwest. The educational leaders made it through the storm and provided the area's residents much-needed help—after the twister devastated their neighborhood.

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Computer Models of Tornadoes Show Possible Sheltering Region Behind Hills

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Three-dimensional computer models of the interaction between tornadoes and hills shows that wind velocities are significantly reduced on the leeward side of hills. The finding applied to hills whose height was equal to or greater than the radius of the tornado vortex.

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UA Leads Study on Emotional Effects of Natural Disasters on Children

The study will examine a data set of at-risk youth compiled before the April 27, 2011 tornado, which killed 64 people. Researchers will study levels of exposure, peer relationships and physiological responses of more than 350 children and their parents.

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Study of April 27, 2011, Tornadoes Affirms Theories About the Causes

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A new study of an April 2011 tornado outbreak apparently affirms some new theories about factors that might enhance tornado development.

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