Tornadoes . The funnel of destiny Clay Trantham Science Shepard. What is a Tornado?. A tornado is a violent rotating column of air extending from a thunderstorm to the ground. What Conditions cause Tornadoes?. Conditions that can cause a tornado are -Warm, humid weather
The funnel of destiny
-Warm, humid weather
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Small tornadoes sometime branch off of large tornadoes
In Oklahoma, a small herd of cattle were sucked up by a tornado and carried across the countryside, before being set down unharmed.
In 1981, a tornado that swept through the Italian City of Ancona lifted a sleeping baby from its baby carriage and set it down unharmed on the ground.