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    Tornado in Auckland NZ, 1 dead, many injuries

    I was surprised - I shouldn't have been, anywhere can have tornadoes, as I learnt when I worked in EM - to see this on my web peregrinations this morning

    TVNZ link with videos
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    NZ gets tornadoes from time to time. There was a pretty bad one in Greymouth about 4 years ago that caused a lot of damage, though luckily no deaths.

    More usual in the North Island though, so Auckland getting one is probably not all that surprising.

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    Haven't the poor Kiwis had a bad trot so far this year.
    I feel very sorry for them with the earthquakes in the south and now tornados in the north.

    It'll all be forgotten when they win the Rugby World Cup, though.
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