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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?

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.

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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?

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.

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 ...

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 ...

California fire tornadoes catch the eye, but just what is a 'firenado ...

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May 15, 2014 ... Known in the science community as a fire whirl, on social media they've ... But how and why fire whirls form varies, according to reports.

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.

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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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 ... Also known as fire whirls, fire devils, or even firenados, these whirlwinds of flame are not really rare, just rarely documented, Jason Forthofer, ...

Would You Like to Supercell That Tornado? - How Fire Tornadoes ...

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Fire tornadoes occur when heat, ash and fire get swept up in a spinning mass ... and nonsupercell -- based on how they form and how much damage they inflict.