By Betsy D'Annibale

June 28, 1924, dawned sizzling and sunny, with fluffy white clouds soaring over a blue and welcoming Lake Erie. for 2 Ohio groups, Lorain and Sandusky, the day resulted in unbelievable catastrophe. within the overdue 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, used to be 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 earlier than turning unexpectedly south to make landfall in Lorain. earlier than the big funnel lifted, it's going to break a urban, create demise documents nonetheless unbroken and alter the lives of hundreds of thousands of people.

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