Why Do Tornadoes Occur?

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Tornadoes occur when two masses of different temperatures and humidity collide. If there is unstable atmosphere at the lower area, then an upward movement of warmer air is formed. This leads to a strong spiral that rises and intensifies resulting in violent funnels of tornadoes.
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