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30mo29hThis evening.

Joe Relihan writes:

A tornado that appeared in Banagher [Co Offaly]  this evening knocking out the power to the area. A bit not usual.


Also : ‘Black cloud’ damages buildings and uproots trees in east Galway (RTE)



Shark season off the Donegal coast (RTE News)


Yesterday morning, Barbara Garcia – standing in the tornado ravaged remains of Moore, Oklahoma  – gave an interview to CBS where she talked about losing not only her home but her beloved companion dog.

Then something wonderful happened.



Tornado over Sliabh Sneacht, Buncrana, Inishowen, this morning.

Taken by Niamh O Raw from Umricam, This Tornado was pictured at 10:30 on the 11th June 2012 with a quick touchdown on the mountain. Niamh quickly captured both footage and stills of the quick event. – No audio attached.


A small twister/waterspout spotted at “around 7am” this morning by Aoife McNulty at Bray Head, Co Wicklow.

We’re not in Kansas anymore.

Update: Another view, via James Kelleher:


Not much.

Jump to the link below and drag the slider across the image to see the area around Joplin High School before – and two days after – last Sunday’s devastating tornado.

LINK: Before And After: A Bird’s Eye View Of Joplin (npr)

ALSO: 2011 now deadliest year for tornadoes since 1950: Joplin death toll reaches 139 (Salon)