do tornadoes spin backwards in the southern hemishere?

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do tornadoes spin backwards in the southern hemishere?

Post by nennie0 » Wed Jun 30, 2010 4:49 pm

I am guessing yes since a tornado is a low pressure system. Are there any studies that say tornadoes rotating one way are stronger than the other?

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Re: do tornadoes spin backwards in the southern hemishere?

Post by Florida Beach Gal » Thu Jul 08, 2010 1:26 pm

I know that one. Tornadoes spin counter clockwise in the southern hemisphere. In both hemispheres they're a few that spin backwards.

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Re: do tornadoes spin backwards in the southern hemishere?

Post by Wild Banshe » Sat Jul 10, 2010 2:56 pm

Isn't this a question that would be on the first grade level of "I'm smarter than a 5th grader"?

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