Overall, 2016 was a below average year for tornado activity. As of this writing, the preliminary tornado count was 985. It was however, a year of talked about tornado events, ones that took social media by storm. It was a year of amazing twister photos and close-up videos. It was also a year of deadly outbreaks. In 2016, there were eight severe weather outbreaks that caused damages exceeding one billion U.S. dollars. On Episode 28 of Tornado Talk, we tackle the Top 10 Tornado Events of 2016. It is a show SO big, we had to break it up into 2 episodes. This episode takes you through #10 through #6. A look back at 2016! Episode 28 is ON!!
Statistics above from the 2016 Annual Tornado Report from the NCDC: https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/sotc/tornadoes/201613
Youtube Version of Episode 28