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Fire whirl - Wikipedia

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A fire whirl can reach up to 2,000 °F (1,090 °C) – hot enough to potentially reignite ashes sucked up from the ground. Often, fire whirls ...

How Fire Tornadoes Form (PHOTOS) | The Weather Channel

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May 15, 2014 ... The inferno spun off smoke twisters, and a fire tornado formed. (Flickr/Mulling it ... Did you know wildfires can also create their own tornadoes?

Whirling Flames: How Fire Tornadoes Work - Live Science

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May 16, 2014 ... A fire tornado isn't really a tornado at all. A true tornado is formed when three key elements collide: warm, moist air close to the ground; ...

Pictures: Fire "Tornado" Spotted—How Do They Form?

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Sep 22, 2012 ... A fire tornado blazes near Curtin Springs, Australia, in a still of a recently released video. Chris Tangey of Alice Springs Film and Television ...

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Sep 8, 2010 ... Fire tornadoes are rare in nature, but when they do start spinning they're even hotter than a regular fire. James ... How do tornadoes form?

Fire whirls | World's weirdest weather | MNN - Mother Nature Network

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Sep 1, 2010 ... A fire whirl, also known as a fire tornado or fire devil, is a rare phenomenon in which fire forms a tornado-like vortex of flames. Fire whirls can.

How Do "Firenadoes" Form? - The Vane - Gawker

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May 15, 2014 ... They are tornado-like swirls of smoke and fire that form in intense wildfires. Despite their popular name, firenadoes more similar to dust devils ...

Fire tornadoes: a rare weather phenomenon - Australian Geographic

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Nov 1, 2012 ... Known as fire devils, fire tornadoes and even 'firenados', they can come in different sizes and intensities, and are formed in different ways ...

meteorology - How does a 'fire tornado' form? - Earth Science Stack ...

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Jan 3, 2015 ... A 'Fire tornado' or 'Firenado' or 'Fire whirl' are a fearful feature of forest fires world wide. Having seen one up close, I can attest that they are ...

fire tornado – Wildfire Today

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The dust devils formed downwind of the intense fire, consistently and repeatedly. ... Our definitive article about fire whirls, dust devils, and fire tornadoes.

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How do Fire Tornadoes Form? - Backspaces

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Known as fire whirls, fire devils, or even firenados, these whirlwinds of flame are ... They form when intense heat and turbulent winds combine to form whirling ...

How does a fire tornado form? | Reference.com

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Fire tornadoes form when combustible gases ignite in windy conditions. According to the Mother Nature Network, most fire tornadoes spawn from wildfires.

How Fire Tornadoes Work | HowStuffWorks

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So why haven't we heard more about fire tornadoes? It's not because they're uncommon, but because they form in situations most of us try to avoid.