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Tornado intensity - Wikipedia

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Tornado intensity can be measured by in situ or remote sensing measurements, but since these are impractical for wide scale use, intensity is usually inferred via proxies, such as damage. The Fujita...

What kind of damage can a tornado cause? | Reference.com

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According to infoplease, tornadoes can cause very minimal damage, such as ripping siding off of homes, to catastrophic damage, which can literally lift homes  ...

How much damage can a tornado do? | Reference.com

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Some tornadoes, depending on their size, cause catastrophic damage and major loss of... ... The weakest tornadoes, with wind speeds 65 to 85 mph, can rip branches off trees, uproot small trees and tear ... What are some types of storms? Q: ...

Severe Weather 101: Tornado FAQ

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What type of damage can tornadoes do? ... Wind speeds that high can cause automobiles to become airborne, rip ordinary homes to shreds, and turn broken ...

Tornadoes - Infoplease

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What Kind of Destruction Do Tornadoes Cause? The Fujita scale classifies tornadoes according to the damage they cause. Almost half of all tornadoes fall into ...

tornadoes

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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.

Tornado Damage - National Storm Damage Center

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Learn about tornado damage and find a NSDC certified contractor that can help ... to limit the amount of damage a tornado will do to your roof, by shingle type: ... of an F-3 tornado heading your way, you can be assured that it will cause serious  ...

Tornadoes | How do tornadoes damage homes? - tribunedigital ...

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Nov 17, 2010 ... The tornado-like storm that whipped through Northeast Baltimore ... As a tornado or other storm system passes over a building, low pressure can tug a roof upward , scientists say. And the ... 'Blushing' ear is no cause for alarm ...

Tornadoes - Weather Wiz Kids weather information for kids

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Damage paths can be in excess of one mile wide to 50 miles long. ... recognized as tornadoes, they can cause comparable, and in some cases, worse damage ...

Tornado Facts: Causes, Formation & Seeking Shelter - Live Science

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Apr 19, 2016 ... Tornado wind and debris cause most of the structural damage suffered, ... Tornadoes can occur at any time during the year, but they form most ...