The Severe Tornado Attacked Oklahoma, The United States

《美奥州遭强大龙卷风袭击》

      上周末美国中南部俄克拉何马州穆尔市(Moore, Oklahoma)受到龙卷风袭击。该龙卷风已被确认达藤田级数(Fujita Tornado Damage Scale) 5级,即龙卷风中最强级别,直径达三点二公里,肆虐时间约四十五分钟左右,路径长达三十五公里,风速每小时三百二十公里。不论在大小或强度上都相当罕见,不幸又发生在人口稠密区,因此伤亡特别惨重。

《The Severe Tornado Attacked Oklahoma, The United States》

      Moore, Oklahoma in the south central region of The United States was attacked by the severe tornado. It was assured to be EF-5 as measured on the Fujita Tornado Damage Scale, that is the most powerful and catastrophic kind on the enhanced Fujita scale. The maximum width was 3.2 kilometers; the tornado had devastated for about 45 minutes and its track was 35 kilometers long that it had carried peak wind of 320 km/h. Either its size or scale is very rare. Unfortunately, it was happened in a dense populous area, making it suffer especially heavy casualties.

 《关键词 Keywords》

龙卷风 (n.) longjuănfēng / tornado

袭击 (v.) xíjí / to attack

肆虐 (v.)sìnüè / to devastate

罕见 (adj.) hănjiàn / rare

稠密 (adj.) chóumì / dense

《参考网站 Related Websites》http://udn.com/NEWS/WORLD/WORS1/%E8%A5%B2%E5%A5%A7%E5%B7%9E%E9%BE%8D%E6%8D%B2%E9%A2%A8%E8%B6%85%E5%A4%A7%E8%B6%85%E5%BC%B7%20%E8%82%86%E8%99%9045%E5%88%86%E9%90%98%E7%BD%95%E8%A6%8B-7913488.shtml#ixzz2TztrA51l

http://www.bbc.co.uk/zhongwen/trad/world/2013/05/130522_us_oklahoma_tornado.shtml

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