What Makes Tornadoes?


A tornado is formed either from a supercell thunderstorm that feeds off of a rotating updraft. They can also form near a storm from a rotation that starts on the ground.
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Clouds form when water vapor condenses in the air. This releases heat, which increases the updraft temperature and the kinetic energy of air movement. In supercell thunderstorms, updrafts are strong and may create a vortex of air that may form a tornado.
Most scientists consider this to be a simplified and incomplete explanation. The finer details of tornado formation and dissipation are still unknown.
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