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Can you name the types of Tornadoes?

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a column of rotating wind that develops downward from a line of cumulus clouds to a body of water.
swirls that go upward to fizzle out in clear air; they aren't attached to clouds.
weak vortices that are not connected to the cloud base, and by definition are not tornadoes.
the largest and most most dangerous. They spin up under rotating storm and have winds up to 300 mph.
Narrow vortex forms over land under growing cumulus cloud; winds might reach 140 mph; last several minutes.

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