2011 April-25-28 Southeast US Tornado Outbreak

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Affected City/Cities Tuscaloosa, Birmingham (AL), Vilonia (AR), Smithville (MS), Rainsville (AL), Sylvania (AL), Concord (AL), Pleasant Grove (AL), Jefferson County (AL), Fyffe (AL), DeKalb County (AL), Monroe County (MS), Franklin County (AL), Marion County (AL), Hackleburg (AL), Phil Campbell (AL), Cullman, Cullman County (AL)
Affected State/States Alabama, Arkansas, Mississippi, Georgia (U.S. State), Tennessee, Virginia, Kentucky
Affected Country/Countries USA
Type Severe weather
Start date 2011/04/25
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A violent tornado outbreak from April 25 – 28, 2011, affected the Southern Midwestern, and Eastern United States, leaving catastrophic destruction in its wake, especially across the state of Alabama. The outbreak produced destructive tornadoes in Alabama, Arkansas, Georgia, Mississippi, North Carolina, Tennessee, and Virginia, and affected several other areas throughout the Southern and Eastern United States with tornadoes confirmed from Texas to New York. Widespread and destructive tornadoes occurred on each day of the outbreak. Wikipedia:April 25–28, 2011 tornado outbreak