Increasing height Change in wind direction Increased wind speed The two air

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Increasing height Change in wind direction Increased wind speed The two air meets to create instability in the atmosphere
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Formation of a Tornado Spinning of wind in the lower atmosphere Air is lifted and tilted from horizontal to vertical Extending and forming
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Tornado End A tornado ends when the factors that caused it begin to deteriorate When they move over colder grounds When the cumulonimbus clouds that caused it starts to break up
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Measuring the Intensity of a Tornado The damage caused by a Tornado is measured by the Fujita Scale. Fujita scale was created by Tetsuya Fujita hence the name Fujita Scale ujita/index.html
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FUJITA SCALE
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Waterspout A waterspout refers to a weak tornado that forms over the water. Mostly common along the Gulf Coast
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Gustnado A gustnado is a weak whirlwind. Normally form a long a gust front They are not tornadoes Can result in minor damages es.htm
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Tornado Facts Intense tornadoes have more than one Vortex Tornadoes appear transparent until dust is picked to form
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