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By Betsy D'Annibale

June 28, 1924, dawned scorching and sunny, with fluffy white clouds soaring over a blue and alluring Lake Erie. for 2 Ohio groups, Lorain and Sandusky, the day resulted in unbelievable catastrophe. within the past due afternoon, the blue sky became darkish, and the wispy white puffs morphed right into a mass of black thunderclouds as a monster shaped at the lake. An F4 twister, unforeseen and never understood, was once born from a thunderstorm at the now turbulent waters of Lake Erie. It charged ashore, smashing into Sandusky, retreated back to the lake after which headed east sooner than turning without warning south to make landfall in Lorain. prior to the large funnel lifted, it should wreck a urban, create loss of life files nonetheless unbroken and alter the lives of hundreds of thousands of people.

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