Windstorm in Amarillo


Yep, even too windy for me today. I usually love the wind,  but today was dangerous.

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Broken electrical pole
Broken electrical pole
Skyline
Skyline
Dusty downtown
Dusty downtown
Still dormant trees reach to the sky with skeletal fingers, begging for mercy

Still dormant trees reach to the sky with skeletal fingers, begging for mercy

Dust Storm causes wrecks on I-40

3 yr old killed on Bell Street by person distracted by wind damage

Wildfire near Wheeler, Citizens Evacuated

Power Outages

Reduced Visibility Closes Interstate

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5 Comments on “Windstorm in Amarillo”

  1. Selma says:

    How sad about the little 3-year old who was killed. That is just terrible. A destructive wind like that is terrifying.

  2. desperatewriter says:

    Yes, it breaks my heart.

  3. Amazing photos, April. It’s like we’re experiencing the Dust Bowl days again. Wow.

  4. desperatewriter says:

    Thanks, Jenny!


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