A fire whirl – also colloquially 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
up of flame or...
May 16, 2014 ... California's wildfires have spawned a number of dramatic fire whirls, also known
as fire devils, fire tornadoes or "firenadoes." What is a fire ...
Nov 1, 2012 ... LIKE PHENOMENA OUT of a fantasy film, fire whirls are mysterious and highly
dangerous tornadoes. Known as fire devils, fire tornadoes and ...
Feb 19, 2016 ... High winds caused fires to spread across thousands of acres in Missouri on
Thursday, turning into flaming whirls of fire tornadoes.
Oct 14, 2015 ... Fire whirls can uproot trees and can carry flaming debris great distances! Some
of the largest fire whirls can be more than half a mile tall, ...
Mar 13, 2013 ... Thermally driven fire whirls: Occur when high levels of wind come into ... Fire
whirls that develop on ridges pose as a higher threat because ...
Apr 2, 2010 ... Several good-sized (~20ft) fire whirls lick up; two converge in a pretty sweet ball
May 15, 2014 ... Some of the scarier images coming out of the abundant wildfires this year are fire
whirls, or "firenadoes." They are tornado-like swirls of smoke ...
May 19, 2014 ... Fire tornadoes, firenadoes, or fire whirls have gotten a lot of notice in the press in
the last week or so, primarily because several were filmed on ...
Jul 31, 2014 ... “Also known as fire whirls, fire devils, or even firenados, these whirlwinds of flame
... Fire tornadoes occur when intense heat and turbulent wind ...