A Terrifying, Deadly Storm Struck Indiana In 1992 And No One Saw It Coming

It was November 22, 1992. The holiday season was just getting underway, and families across the nation were gathering to celebrate gratitude and togetherness. Unfortunately, for many families across the southern, central, and Midwestern United States, the start of the holidays would be scarred by a terrifying historic weather event. This unusual November tornado outbreak in Indiana was like something out of a horror movie, and sadly, it had deadly consequences.

Writer’s Note: There are very, very few Creative Commons-licensed photos of this event available. For this article, the writer has chosen some photos from other storm events to illustrate the story. 

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For more information about the terrifying 1992 November tornado outbreak in Indiana, be sure to check out the official National Weather Service write-up about the event. In the mood for more Indiana weather? Check out these five terrible winter storms that happened right here in the Hoosier State.