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Deadly tornadoes strike Alabama

Jed Roberts carries belongings from his sister's destroyed trailer home after two deadly back-to-back tornadoes, in Beauregard, Alabama, March 5, 2019. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

Jed Roberts carries belongings from his sister's destroyed trailer home after two deadly back-to-back tornadoes, in Beauregard, Alabama, March 5, 2019. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

Jed Roberts carries belongings from his sister's destroyed trailer home after two deadly back-to-back tornadoes, in Beauregard, Alabama, March 5, 2019. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton
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A car is seen crushed with a tree on top of it after two deadly back-to-back tornadoes, in Beauregard, Alabama, March 6. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

A car is seen crushed with a tree on top of it after two deadly back-to-back tornadoes, in Beauregard, Alabama, March 6. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

A car is seen crushed with a tree on top of it after two deadly back-to-back tornadoes, in Beauregard, Alabama, March 6. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton
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A damaged Eufaula Fire Department building is seen at the Eufaula Municipal Airport, after a string of tornadoes, in Eufaula, Alabama, March 5. REUTERS/Elijah Nouvelage

A damaged Eufaula Fire Department building is seen at the Eufaula Municipal Airport, after a string of tornadoes, in Eufaula, Alabama, March 5. REUTERS/Elijah Nouvelage

A damaged Eufaula Fire Department building is seen at the Eufaula Municipal Airport, after a string of tornadoes, in Eufaula, Alabama, March 5. REUTERS/Elijah Nouvelage
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The remains of a home sit destroyed after two deadly back-to-back tornadoes, in Beauregard, March 6. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

The remains of a home sit destroyed after two deadly back-to-back tornadoes, in Beauregard, March 6. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

The remains of a home sit destroyed after two deadly back-to-back tornadoes, in Beauregard, March 6. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton
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A family photograph sits placed on the remains of a tree outside a destroyed home after two deadly back-to-back tornadoes, in Beauregard, March 5. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

A family photograph sits placed on the remains of a tree outside a destroyed home after two deadly back-to-back tornadoes, in Beauregard, March 5. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

A family photograph sits placed on the remains of a tree outside a destroyed home after two deadly back-to-back tornadoes, in Beauregard, March 5. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton
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A shoe and other debris sit outside a home destroyed after two deadly back-to-back tornadoes, in Beauregard, March 6. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

A shoe and other debris sit outside a home destroyed after two deadly back-to-back tornadoes, in Beauregard, March 6. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

A shoe and other debris sit outside a home destroyed after two deadly back-to-back tornadoes, in Beauregard, March 6. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton
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An Auburn University student studying tornadoes looks at damage to an airport hangar at the Eufaula Municipal Airport, after a string of tornadoes, in Eufaula, March 5. REUTERS/Elijah Nouvelage

An Auburn University student studying tornadoes looks at damage to an airport hangar at the Eufaula Municipal Airport, after a string of tornadoes, in Eufaula, March 5. REUTERS/Elijah Nouvelage

An Auburn University student studying tornadoes looks at damage to an airport hangar at the Eufaula Municipal Airport, after a string of tornadoes, in Eufaula, March 5. REUTERS/Elijah Nouvelage
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People pray in front of crosses that were placed in front of the Providence Baptist Church to honor the victims who died in the two deadly back-to-back tornadoes in Beauregard, March 6. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

People pray in front of crosses that were placed in front of the Providence Baptist Church to honor the victims who died in the two deadly back-to-back tornadoes in Beauregard, March 6. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

People pray in front of crosses that were placed in front of the Providence Baptist Church to honor the victims who died in the two deadly back-to-back tornadoes in Beauregard, March 6. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton
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Debris lays outside a house destroyed after two deadly back-to-back tornadoes, in Beauregard, Alabama, March 5, 2019. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

Debris lays outside a house destroyed after two deadly back-to-back tornadoes, in Beauregard, Alabama, March 5, 2019. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

Debris lays outside a house destroyed after two deadly back-to-back tornadoes, in Beauregard, Alabama, March 5, 2019. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton
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A man looks at a damaged Bombardier Challenger 350 jet at the Eufaula Municipal Airport, after a string of tornadoes, in Eufaula, Alabama, March 5. REUTERS/Elijah Nouvelage

A man looks at a damaged Bombardier Challenger 350 jet at the Eufaula Municipal Airport, after a string of tornadoes, in Eufaula, Alabama, March 5. REUTERS/Elijah Nouvelage

A man looks at a damaged Bombardier Challenger 350 jet at the Eufaula Municipal Airport, after a string of tornadoes, in Eufaula, Alabama, March 5. REUTERS/Elijah Nouvelage
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Jed Roberts stands on the remains of his sister's destroyed trailer home after two deadly back-to-back tornadoes, in Beauregard, March 5. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

Jed Roberts stands on the remains of his sister's destroyed trailer home after two deadly back-to-back tornadoes, in Beauregard, March 5. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

Jed Roberts stands on the remains of his sister's destroyed trailer home after two deadly back-to-back tornadoes, in Beauregard, March 5. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton
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A damaged airplane is seen after a string of tornadoes, at the Eufaula Municipal Airport, in Eufaula, March 5. REUTERS/Elijah Nouvelage

A damaged airplane is seen after a string of tornadoes, at the Eufaula Municipal Airport, in Eufaula, March 5. REUTERS/Elijah Nouvelage

A damaged airplane is seen after a string of tornadoes, at the Eufaula Municipal Airport, in Eufaula, March 5. REUTERS/Elijah Nouvelage
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Barbara Roan looks for belongings from her destroyed trailer home after two deadly back-to-back tornadoes, in Beauregard, March 5. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

Barbara Roan looks for belongings from her destroyed trailer home after two deadly back-to-back tornadoes, in Beauregard, March 5. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

Barbara Roan looks for belongings from her destroyed trailer home after two deadly back-to-back tornadoes, in Beauregard, March 5. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton
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A damaged HondaJet is seen at the Eufaula Municipal Airport, after a string of tornadoes, in Eufaula, March 5. REUTERS/Elijah Nouvelage

A damaged HondaJet is seen at the Eufaula Municipal Airport, after a string of tornadoes, in Eufaula, March 5. REUTERS/Elijah Nouvelage

A damaged HondaJet is seen at the Eufaula Municipal Airport, after a string of tornadoes, in Eufaula, March 5. REUTERS/Elijah Nouvelage
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People look for belongings from their destroyed trailer home after two deadly back-to-back tornadoes, in Beauregard, March 5. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

People look for belongings from their destroyed trailer home after two deadly back-to-back tornadoes, in Beauregard, March 5. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

People look for belongings from their destroyed trailer home after two deadly back-to-back tornadoes, in Beauregard, March 5. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton
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A woman sits outside a destroyed home after two deadly back-to-back tornadoes, in Beauregard, March 5. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

A woman sits outside a destroyed home after two deadly back-to-back tornadoes, in Beauregard, March 5. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

A woman sits outside a destroyed home after two deadly back-to-back tornadoes, in Beauregard, March 5. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton
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Dax Leandro salvages clothing from the wreckage of his friend's home after two back-to-back tornadoes touched down, in Beauregard, March 4. REUTERS/Elijah Nouvelage

Dax Leandro salvages clothing from the wreckage of his friend's home after two back-to-back tornadoes touched down, in Beauregard, March 4. REUTERS/Elijah Nouvelage

Dax Leandro salvages clothing from the wreckage of his friend's home after two back-to-back tornadoes touched down, in Beauregard, March 4. REUTERS/Elijah Nouvelage
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Pieces of metal are seen wrapped around a tree near the remains of a home after two deadly back-to-back tornadoes, in Beauregard, March 4. REUTERS/Elijah Nouvelage

Pieces of metal are seen wrapped around a tree near the remains of a home after two deadly back-to-back tornadoes, in Beauregard, March 4. REUTERS/Elijah Nouvelage

Pieces of metal are seen wrapped around a tree near the remains of a home after two deadly back-to-back tornadoes, in Beauregard, March 4. REUTERS/Elijah Nouvelage
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Debris lays outside a house destroyed after two deadly back-to-back tornadoes, in Beauregard, March 5. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

Debris lays outside a house destroyed after two deadly back-to-back tornadoes, in Beauregard, March 5. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

Debris lays outside a house destroyed after two deadly back-to-back tornadoes, in Beauregard, March 5. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton
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A man rides a four-wheel vehicle past debris after two deadly back-to-back tornadoes, in Beauregard, March 5. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

A man rides a four-wheel vehicle past debris after two deadly back-to-back tornadoes, in Beauregard, March 5. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

A man rides a four-wheel vehicle past debris after two deadly back-to-back tornadoes, in Beauregard, March 5. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton
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A house with an X painted on it is seen across a hillside of wreckage after two deadly back-to-back tornadoes, in Beauregard, March 4. REUTERS/Elijah Nouvelage

A house with an X painted on it is seen across a hillside of wreckage after two deadly back-to-back tornadoes, in Beauregard, March 4. REUTERS/Elijah Nouvelage

A house with an X painted on it is seen across a hillside of wreckage after two deadly back-to-back tornadoes, in Beauregard, March 4. REUTERS/Elijah Nouvelage
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A destroyed house is seen through shattered glass of a vehicle after two deadly back-to-back tornadoes, in Beauregard, March 5. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

A destroyed house is seen through shattered glass of a vehicle after two deadly back-to-back tornadoes, in Beauregard, March 5. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

A destroyed house is seen through shattered glass of a vehicle after two deadly back-to-back tornadoes, in Beauregard, March 5. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton
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A man hugs Julie Morrison in front of the remains of her home following a string of tornadoes that resulted in several fatalities in Beauregard, March 4. REUTERS/Elijah Nouvelage

A man hugs Julie Morrison in front of the remains of her home following a string of tornadoes that resulted in several fatalities in Beauregard, March 4. REUTERS/Elijah Nouvelage

A man hugs Julie Morrison in front of the remains of her home following a string of tornadoes that resulted in several fatalities in Beauregard, March 4. REUTERS/Elijah Nouvelage
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Debris lays outside a destroyed house after two deadly back-to-back tornadoes, in Beauregard, March 5. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

Debris lays outside a destroyed house after two deadly back-to-back tornadoes, in Beauregard, March 5. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

Debris lays outside a destroyed house after two deadly back-to-back tornadoes, in Beauregard, March 5. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton
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Members of the Auburn fire department are seen outside a home after two deadly back-to-back tornadoes, in Beauregard, March 5. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

Members of the Auburn fire department are seen outside a home after two deadly back-to-back tornadoes, in Beauregard, March 5. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

Members of the Auburn fire department are seen outside a home after two deadly back-to-back tornadoes, in Beauregard, March 5. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton
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Sean Brown recovers items from the wreckage of his home after two deadly back-to-back tornadoes, in Beauregard, March 4. REUTERS/Elijah Nouvelage

Sean Brown recovers items from the wreckage of his home after two deadly back-to-back tornadoes, in Beauregard, March 4. REUTERS/Elijah Nouvelage

Sean Brown recovers items from the wreckage of his home after two deadly back-to-back tornadoes, in Beauregard, March 4. REUTERS/Elijah Nouvelage
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Trees are damaged and a piece of a home is seen in silhouette after two deadly back-to-back tornadoes, in Beauregard, March 5. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

Trees are damaged and a piece of a home is seen in silhouette after two deadly back-to-back tornadoes, in Beauregard, March 5. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

Trees are damaged and a piece of a home is seen in silhouette after two deadly back-to-back tornadoes, in Beauregard, March 5. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton
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Debris lays outside a trailer home after two deadly back-to-back tornadoes, in Beauregard, March 5. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

Debris lays outside a trailer home after two deadly back-to-back tornadoes, in Beauregard, March 5. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

Debris lays outside a trailer home after two deadly back-to-back tornadoes, in Beauregard, March 5. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton
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A house is destroyed after two deadly back-to-back tornadoes, in Beauregard, March 5. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

A house is destroyed after two deadly back-to-back tornadoes, in Beauregard, March 5. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

A house is destroyed after two deadly back-to-back tornadoes, in Beauregard, March 5. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton
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Debris lays outside a house after two deadly back-to-back tornadoes, in Beauregard, March 5. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

Debris lays outside a house after two deadly back-to-back tornadoes, in Beauregard, March 5. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

Debris lays outside a house after two deadly back-to-back tornadoes, in Beauregard, March 5. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton
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A house is seen damaged after two deadly back-to-back tornadoes, in Beauregard, March 5. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

A house is seen damaged after two deadly back-to-back tornadoes, in Beauregard, March 5. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

A house is seen damaged after two deadly back-to-back tornadoes, in Beauregard, March 5. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton
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Debris lays outside a house after two deadly back-to-back tornadoes, in Beauregard, March 5. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

Debris lays outside a house after two deadly back-to-back tornadoes, in Beauregard, March 5. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

Debris lays outside a house after two deadly back-to-back tornadoes, in Beauregard, March 5. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton
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Debris lays outside a house destroyed after two deadly back-to-back tornadoes, in Beauregard, March 5. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

Debris lays outside a house destroyed after two deadly back-to-back tornadoes, in Beauregard, March 5. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

Debris lays outside a house destroyed after two deadly back-to-back tornadoes, in Beauregard, March 5. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton
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The remains of a 'Welcome' sign is seen on the ground near a demolished home after two deadly back-to-back tornadoes, in Beauregard, March 4. REUTERS/Elijah Nouvelage

The remains of a 'Welcome' sign is seen on the ground near a demolished home after two deadly back-to-back tornadoes, in Beauregard, March 4. REUTERS/Elijah Nouvelage

The remains of a 'Welcome' sign is seen on the ground near a demolished home after two deadly back-to-back tornadoes, in Beauregard, March 4. REUTERS/Elijah Nouvelage
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Debris lays outside a house destroyed after two deadly back-to-back tornadoes, in Beauregard, March 5. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

Debris lays outside a house destroyed after two deadly back-to-back tornadoes, in Beauregard, March 5. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

Debris lays outside a house destroyed after two deadly back-to-back tornadoes, in Beauregard, March 5. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton
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Damage is seen after a string of tornadoes caused several fatalities in Beauregard, March 4. REUTERS/Elijah Nouvelage

Damage is seen after a string of tornadoes caused several fatalities in Beauregard, March 4. REUTERS/Elijah Nouvelage

Damage is seen after a string of tornadoes caused several fatalities in Beauregard, March 4. REUTERS/Elijah Nouvelage
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A damaged vehicle is seen after two back-to-back tornadoes touched down in Beauregard, March 4. REUTERS/Elijah Nouvelage

A damaged vehicle is seen after two back-to-back tornadoes touched down in Beauregard, March 4. REUTERS/Elijah Nouvelage

A damaged vehicle is seen after two back-to-back tornadoes touched down in Beauregard, March 4. REUTERS/Elijah Nouvelage
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