Photos: The devastating Oklahoma tornado of 1999

Amber Landis walks among the remains of her home in Moore, Oklahoma, which was destroyed by an EF5 tornado on May 3, 1999. Forty-six people were killed in a <a href='http://www.cnn.com/2013/05/20/us/oklahoma-1999-tornado/index.html'>string of tornadoes</a> that tore through Oklahoma on May 3, 1999, the strongest of which was an EF5 that hit the towns of Moore, Bridge Creek, Newcastle, Midwest City and Del City. Now this section of the country is dealing with <a href='http://www.cnn.com/2013/05/20/us/severe-weather/index.html?hpt=hp_t1'>a fresh disaster that has eclipsed the 1999 outbreak</a>. Click through the gallery to see more pictures from 1999:

Amber Landis walks among the remains of her home in Moore, Oklahoma, which was destroyed by an EF5 tornado on May 3, 1999. Forty-six people were killed in a string of tornadoes that tore through Oklahoma on May 3, 1999, the strongest of which was an EF5 that hit the towns of Moore, Bridge Creek, Newcastle, Midwest City and Del City. Now this section of the country is dealing with a fresh disaster that has eclipsed the 1999 outbreak. Click through the gallery to see more pictures from 1999: