The biggest disaster

about the Tornado, the very strong and wild storm...

A tornado is a violently rotating column of air that is in contact with both the surface of the earth and a cumulonimbus clousor, in rare cases, the base of a cumulus cloud.

They are often referred to as twisters or cyclones.

The tornado is very destructive natural phenomenon, and destroys a lot of places and houses on the world.

The word "tornado", Tornar covered the Spanish word, meaning "turn around"..

Tornado takes place for only a few minutes, it happens occurs in the air above the average diameter of land spilled (vortex of the storm) is about a hundred meters.

The Birmingham tornado in United Kingdom

The Birmingham tornado was one of the strongest tornadoes recorded in the United Kingdom in nearly 30 years, occurring on 28 July 2005 in the suburbs of Birmingham. the type of tornado was "tornado outbreak"

There were no fatalities, although there were approximately 19 injuries, three of which were reported to be serious. The tornado uprooted an estimated 1000 trees, removed the roofs of buildings, picked up and deposited cars and caused other damage during its short existence. The total cost of damage has been put at £40 million, making it the most costly tornado in British history.

Britain’s Birmingham Tornado


Earlier tornado

A tornado struck the city in 1931, killing one woman and severely damaging several houses