Tornado - a natural element, sometimes destroying cities and villages, bringing a large number of victims.
It's very difficult to predict, and it can be formed, and night and day.
Strongest breaking bring only 2% of tornadoes. They can last up to an hour.
In the United States in 1974 on the day it was 90 tornadoes. After all, that is where most often they occur.
Over the past 50 years of tornadoes killed more than 9,000 people. And that in the US alone.
Kansas, Nebraska, South Dakota, Oklahoma, northern Texas and eastern Colorado called "Tornado Alley". It is in these places were the most destructive tornadoes.
Antarctica - the only place that has never been a tornado.
Peak tornado occurs in the beginning of July and the end of May.
The wind speed inside the tornado epicenter reaches up to 500 km / h.
A safe place where you can hide from a tornado - it basements or underground bunker.
Large tornadoes does not mean destructive. It all depends on the wind speed inside the tornado.
The biggest tornado, which recorded all-time observation, is a whirlwind three kilometers in diameter.
In Russia, the largest tornado is a tornado, which was held in Ivanovo in 1984.