Reading--Eye of the Storm

Eye of the Storm
Eye of the Storm

destruction      great damage; ruin

expected        thought something would probably come or happen

forecasts          statements of what is coming; predictions

inland                in or toward the interior; the land away from the border or coast

shatter              to break into pieces suddenly

surge                a swelling motion; sweep or rush, especially of waves


In spring, summer, and fall weather patterns produce thunderstorms, tornadoes, and hurricanes in the United States. Most people take cover from storms, but photographer Warren Faidley travels around the country to take pictures of them. In August of 1992, Faidley went to Miami, Florida to take pictures of Hurrican Andrew.