|EF5 Pierra/Sesco/Nornan Tornado|
|The tornado entering downtown Pierra|
|First||278 MPH EF5 Tornado|
|Second||$5.20 billion (2012 USD|
|Third||3,291 deaths, 14 in-direct, ~100,000 injured|
Meteorological History Edit
At 3:01 PM, October 5, 2012, an isolated thunderstorm created tornado West of Pierra. The tornado immediately gained violent strength, leveling Nornan and half of Sesco. The 3 mile wide tornado then tracked towards Pierra, striking downtown at 3:32 PM. Terrified residents in the Pierra Skyline ran for cover as the violent tornado ripped Carmaria Plaza to shreds. The tornado soon dissipated offshore, after moving out of the thunderstorm span.