Monthly Archives: May 2012

Where does the F come from in an F5 tornado ?

The tornado is “a violently rotating column of air, pendant from the cumuliform cloud as well as underneath a cumuliform cloud, and often (although not always) visible like a funnel cloud. ” Literally, in order for any vortex to be

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Historical Tornado Damage Statistics

HISTORICAL TORNADO STATISTICS ยท The most tornadoes in a single year occurred throughout 2003, when 1, 376 tornadoes have been reported. 2003 also added the highest amount of tornadoes in the ten-day period (May 1st to May 10th): 412. May

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