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Punta Gorda

Onlookers watch a waterspout pass over the Gilchrist Bridge in Punta Gorda, Fla. on July 15, 2005. A slow-moving waterspout spawned by thunderstorms roared down the Peace River, coming ashore twice as a tornado in Punta Gorda in southwestern Florida but causing only minor damage. Other twisters...

Sarah Coward / Charlotte Sun