Tornado information

A tornado is a violent, dangerous, swirling column of air which is in contact with both the surface of the earth and a cumulonimbus cloud or, in rare cases, the base of a cumulus cloud. Tornadoes can travel at about 2 kilometres per second and tornadoes can last for about 5-15 minutes.
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Tornadoes can throw a tree about 500 metres to 1 kilometre and they can throw a house about 300-500 metres from it's original spot. If a tornado comes it is best to stay away from it and if you do drive pass a tornado stay as fare away as possible.[[|]]
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