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Fire whirl

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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...

Whirling Flames: How Fire Tornadoes Work - Live Science

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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 ...

Fire tornadoes: a rare weather phenomenon - Australian Geographic

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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 ...

High Winds Spark Fire Whirls in Missouri - ABC News

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Feb 19, 2016 ... High winds caused fires to spread across thousands of acres in Missouri on Thursday, turning into flaming whirls of fire tornadoes.

Fire Whirls | Living With Fire

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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, ...

Fire Whirls — GEOL 105 Natural Hazards

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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 ...

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Apr 2, 2010 ... Several good-sized (~20ft) fire whirls lick up; two converge in a pretty sweet ball of fire.

How Do "Firenadoes" Form? - The Vane - Gawker

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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 ...

A collection of reports of fire whirls and fire tornadoes – Wildfire Today

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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 ...

“Firenados”: What Causes A Fire Tornado? (Photo Gallery)

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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 ...

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Fire whirls | World's weirdest weather | MNN - Mother Nature Network

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Sep 1, 2010 ... A fire whirl, also known as a fire tornado or fire devil, is a rare phenomenon in which fire forms a tornado-like vortex of flames. Fire whirls can.

Fire-Tornado Pictures: Why They Form, How to Fight Them

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Sep 5, 2010 ... "If we can identify conditions that are conducive to fire whirls, that would be a heads-up for firefighters, because there have been some [people] ...

Fire whirls

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What is a Fire Whirl? How are Fire Whirls Formed? When and Where are Whirls Formed? Case Study - The Outlaw Fire. Summary and Conclusions. References.