A tornado is a violently rotating column of air that is in contact with both the
surface of the earth .... A tornado is "a violently rotating column of air, in contact
with the ground, either p...
The widest tornado ever recorded by the National Weather Service was 2.6 miles
in diameter. It occurred in El Reno, Okla., in 2013. Tornadoes this wide are ...
Learn basic tornado facts and review Missouri's tornado history. ... Tornadoes
can be more than one mile wide and stay on the ground for over 50 miles.
The widest tornado on record, which struck El Reno, Oklahoma on May 31, 2013
was 2.6 miles (4.2 km) wide. The average tornado is 50 to 100 yards wide.
Damage paths of tornadoes can be in excess of one mile wide and 50 miles long.
Tornadoes can accompany tropical storms and hurricanes once on land.
Depending on the forward movement of the tornado and how strongly the
tornado is interacting with the ground, there can be a wide variety of effects. A
As the storm moves along the ground, this outer ring of rotating winds ... Although
very rare (only about 2% are violent), these extreme tornadoes can last for hours.
.... by winds in excess of 260 mph and a damage path up to 0.75 mi wide.
Although tornadoes can occur at any time of the year, most form during the
months .... has ground contact for about six miles, marking a path up to 500 feet
May 1, 2015 ... The biggest issue is that we have no way to directly measure the wind at the
ground in a tornado. We can only measure the wind if it hits a ...
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May 23, 2014 ... 2.5 miles wide! Hallam ... What does ground level ozone mean? - Duration: ...
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