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How does a tornado make cars fly?


A tornado is a vortex of violently rotating air. The winds can reach more than 60 km/h (40 mph), but it's the air inside the funnel, at the core, which gets dangerous. Pressure changes in the area around and inside the tornao pull things up, like a siphon. Sometimes the siphon effect is strong enough to lift heavy objects, like cars.

Categories: Aerodynamics