Tornado Outbreak Of April 16, 1939

On April 16, 1939 deadly tornadoes struck Texas, Arkansas and Louisiana.

17 Apr 1939, 1 – Fort Worth Star-Telegram at Newspapers.com

This came three months after record heat and fires in Australia.

p1 – 14 Jan 1939 – The Courier-Mail (Brisbane, Qld. : 1933 – 1954) – Trove

13 Jan 1939 – HUNDREDS FLEE FROM SWEEPING BUSHFIRE PERIL – Trove

Later in the year the US experienced record heatwaves.

11 Oct 1939, Page 5 – The Indianapolis Star at Newspapers.com

13 Oct 1939, 16 – The Times at Newspapers.com

07 Dec 1939, 4 – The Diller Record at Newspapers.com

09 Dec 1939, 1 – Montpelier Evening Argus at Newspapers.com

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