Birth of a Tornado

Josh Wurman, Clay Frost, MSNBC

A Flash-based slide show that uses animation to show how winds combine to create the possibility of a tornado within a supercell storm. The feature explains how atmoshperic conditions increase the likelihood of tornados, and where tornados are most likely to form within a storm.

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This resource is referenced here:Keywords: tornado, cyclone, twister, wind, tornado formation, supercell, visualization