However, weak is a relative term for tornadoes, as even these can cause
significant damage. F0 and F1 tornadoes are typically ...
Some examples of the damage tornadoes can cause include leveling homes,
flipping mobile homes upside down, toppling large trees, picking up cars and ...
An EF 1 tornado has wind speeds ranging from 86 to 110 mph. These winds can
tear up mobile homes and rooftops and cause exterior damage to houses.
Tornadoes can produce the strongest winds on earth, close to 300 miles per hour
... wide, their destructive path can cause damage a mile wide for over 50 miles.
So, if you hear a report of an F-3 tornado heading your way, you can be assured
that it will cause serious damage to the structures in its path, whereas an F-0 ...
Nov 17, 2010 ... How does a tornado, essentially a whirling column of air, create enough force to
tug a roof off a building and send it hurtling like a hockey puck?
Although tornadoes can happen at any time of year, they are especially common
... The Fujita scale classifies tornadoes according to the damage they cause.
Apr 19, 2016 ... Tornadoes are violent storms that kill 80 people each year. ... the cold air beneath
it, creating a rotating column that can span up to 10 miles, ... or an hour, and they
can tear a damage path up to 10 miles (16 kilometers) long.
Since it is extremely difficult to make direct measurements of tornado winds, ....
Damage can be minimized by securing trailers with cables anchored in concrete
Jun 18, 2009 ... Twelve facts about when, where and how tornadoes form, as well as how to
prepare for them. ... How much damage can tornadoes cause?