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. (Flickr/Mulling it ...
Did you know wildfires can also create their own tornadoes?
Sep 5, 2010 ... Firefighters watch a "fire tornado" wreathed with dust and smoke as it swirls on
the south slope of Hawaii's Mauna Kea volcano Sunday.
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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tornadoes are rare in nature, but when they do start spinning ...
The dust devils formed downwind of the intense fire, consistently and ... More
information about fire whirls, fire tornados, fire devils, firenados, and fire storms.
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 ...
Fire tornadoes occur when heat, ash and fire get swept up in a spinning ... And
they obey many of the same principles that govern the formation of true
May 15, 2014 ... They are tornado-like swirls of smoke and fire that form in intense ... Firenadoes
have made the news several times in the last few weeks, ...