7 pictures that tell the story of the deadly New Orleans tornado

The EF-3 twister swept through the suburb of Arabi, killing 1 person

Images of twisted metal, missing roofs and mangled trees help tell the story of a terrifying tornado that swept through an eastern New Orleans suburb Tuesday night.

The EF-3 twister, packings winds of at least 136 mph, ravaged the town of Arabi, just southeast of the Lower Ninth Ward. One person was killed.

FOX Weather has several crews in the area, covering the aftermath. Here are seven photos of the destruction left in the cyclone’s wake.

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