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“Tornadocanes”: Amazing Swirling Vortexes Developing Across the World

May 25, 2011 Comments off

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“Tornadocanes”: The latest WMD to be unleashed upon the world?!

Directly below from thread @ www.godlikeproductions.com/forum1/message1504892/pg1

Re: OMG!!! INSANE !!! WTFK IS THIS SWIRLING THING OVER CENTRAL US !!! Quote [+#

I think we are starting to see real super storms form whether they be natural or man made. It’s entirely possible that we may start seeing tornadoes that are 50+ miles wide that can take out large cities in one fell swoop.

From Wikipedia: Landphoon, also known as tornadocane, is a term applied to certain Mesoscale Convective Systems that develop a weather radar signature in the shape of a hurricane in low levels. These storms have a central eye free of precipitations with surrounding arms of strong echoes but are really associated with a supercell thunderstorm developing a squall line. These storms are not in any way related to a hurricane other than the fact that they are shaped similarly to one. The only use of the term tornadocane occurred on April 15, 1999 over Duplin County, North Carolina,[1] and the term does not exist in any standard dictionary or glossary.

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