Q&A: What’s causing all of these tornadoes?

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EAST PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WPRI) — Wednesday marked the twelfth day in a row in which a tornado was reported somewhere in the U.S.

Several people have died and dozens of others were injured in the storms, which left a trail of destruction in areas of the Midwest.

So what’s causing all of these tornadoes? In the above video, Meteorologist Michelle Muscatello breaks down what’s behind the active weather pattern and whether the East Coast could be affected.

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