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synonyms for tornado

  • cyclone
  • storm
  • twister
  • whirlwind
  • wind
  • funnel
  • typhoon
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How to use tornado in a sentence

A tornado hit Welch and Rawlings’ studio earlier this year and almost destroyed their archives, inspiring them to release the music as soon as they could.
EVERYTHING OUR EDITORS LOVED IN AUGUSTTHE EDITORSSEPTEMBER 10, 2020OUTSIDE ONLINE
So I back-burnered tornadoes for decades and nearly forgot about them.
MY WEEK SHADOWING A TORNADO HUNTER IN OKLAHOMALINDA LOGANSEPTEMBER 10, 2020OUTSIDE ONLINE
I decided to book the Mayhem 1 tour with Extreme Chase Tours, one of some 20 stormchasing outfits in the country, which promises a 90 percent chance of seeing a tornado over the course of six days.
MY WEEK SHADOWING A TORNADO HUNTER IN OKLAHOMALINDA LOGANSEPTEMBER 10, 2020OUTSIDE ONLINE
Imagine a straight length of hose, representing the length of a straight vortex like a tornado.
AN UNEXPECTED TWIST LIGHTS UP THE SECRETS OF TURBULENCEDAVID H. FREEDMANSEPTEMBER 3, 2020QUANTA MAGAZINE
Meteorologist Victor Gensini of Northern Illinois University in DeKalb led a recent project to use the MJO, among other factors, to forecast tornado outbreaks in the central and eastern United States two to three weeks in advance.
IMPROVED THREE-WEEK WEATHER FORECASTS COULD SAVE LIVES FROM DISASTERALEXANDRA WITZEAUGUST 27, 2020SCIENCE NEWS
Each day of additional warning gives emergency managers that much more time to prepare for incoming heat waves, cold snaps, tornadoes or other wild weather.
IMPROVED THREE-WEEK WEATHER FORECASTS COULD SAVE LIVES FROM DISASTERALEXANDRA WITZEAUGUST 27, 2020SCIENCE NEWS
A fearsome thunderstorm or howling tornado of dust might reveal her fickleness of mood at any moment.
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A tremendous tornado passed over the city of Natchez, very destructive to life and property.
THE EVERY DAY BOOK OF HISTORY AND CHRONOLOGYJOEL MUNSELL
A destructive tornado swept over a portion of Lapeer county, Michigan.
THE EVERY DAY BOOK OF HISTORY AND CHRONOLOGYJOEL MUNSELL
She was timid during any thunder shower and this was worse than a shower which threatened—a tornado seemed imminent.
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WORDS RELATED TO TORNADO

  • accident
  • circumstances beyond one's control
  • earthquake
  • force majeure
  • freak accident
  • hurricane
  • inevitable accident
  • marvel
  • natural disaster
  • phenomenon
  • supernatural event
  • tornado
  • unavoidable casualty
  • unforeseen event
  • vis major
  • wonder
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