A fire whirl – also commonly known as a fire devil, fire tornado, firenado, or fire
twister, or in Japan dragon twist – is a whirlwind induced by a fire and often made
May 15, 2014 ... The inferno spun off smoke twisters, and a fire tornado formed. ... consolidating
low-level spin from winds converging into the fire like a spinning ...
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; ...
Sep 22, 2012 ... "Firenadoes"—such as the one filmed recently in the Australian Outback—aren't
rare, just rarely reported, an expert says.
About.com expert Rachelle Oblack explains that fire tornadoes are most likely to
form when ambient wind speeds are mild. Once the tornado forms, however, ...
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Sep 8, 2010 ... For more Discovery News, visit http://news.discovery.com/videos/#mkc... | Fire
tornadoes are rare in nature, but when they do start spinning ...
A fire tornado is just like a tornado but made of fire instead of air. When we
picture a tornado, most of us imagine a whirling column of air poking down from
Fire tornadoes occur when heat, ash and fire get swept up in a spinning mass of
air. Learn about the phenomenon of fire tornadoes.
Aug 26, 2010 ... Most large fire tornadoes are formed when wildfire converges with a warm
updraft of air, and a wildfires can contain a number of fire whirls of ...
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 ...