Focal Point: 'Twist of Fate'

Tornado & Car

"Focal Point: Twist of Fate" looks at advances in tornado forecasting and how future fatalities may be prevented. Hosted by WRAL News anchor and reporter Kelcey Carlson

"Twist of Fate" looks at three of North Carolina's most destructive tornadoes: the 2006 Riegelwood tornado that killed eight people in a Columbus County town, the 1988 tornado that landed in Raleigh and left an 84-mile trail of destruction, and the 1984 Carolinas tornado outbreak that was the worst in 100 years.

Tornado safety

Tornadoes in N.C.

Recent tornadoes

History of tornado forecasting