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Weather News – Supercell bushfire thunderstorms, tornadoes, fire-whirls and other deadly fires that spin

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Weather News - Supercell bushfire thunderstorms, tornadoes, fire-whirls and other deadly fires that spin

https://www.weatherzone.com.au/…/supercell-bushfire-…/530809

Great article on supercell and tornadoes based on pyrocumulonimbus clouds.

An analogy has to be drawn to the fire devils and supercell initiated tornadoes from the smoke plume itself.

Here is a video of an organised fire with structure and inflow
https://fbwat.ch/1iYbAXiCTws5M8N9

Weather News - Supercell bushfire thunderstorms, tornadoes, fire-whirls and other deadly fires that spin

Yes, fires can spin.

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Firefighter died after winds lifted 10-tonne truck off the ground in ‘freakish weather event 31st December 2019

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Firefighter died after winds lifted 10-tonne truck off the ground in 'freakish weather event 31st December 2019

We need to check the location if this event to see if this was associated with a firestorm, and possibly a tornado. Condolences to the victim’s family.

 

Firefighter died after winds lifted 10-tonne truck off the ground in 'freakish weather event'

The New South Wales Rural Fire Service says the truck landed on its roof, crushing 28-year-old volunteer Samuel McPaul, while a second truck was also tipped over.

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