Welcome To Vortexly

Welcome, here you will find live coverage of tornadoes.
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Historical Index

A historical look at major tornadoes and analysis over periods on strength / frequency
A Closer Look

USA Tornado Count

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Fact #1

The most powerful tornadoes occur in the United States

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Fact #2

A typical tornado will only last for a few minutes although it can be days in the making
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Fact #3

Every tornado is completely unique, it’s formation, location, sound and color. We like to think of them as really angry snow flakes
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Fact #4

No US state is safe from a tornado, all sates have reported tornadoes and in every season
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Fact #5

80% of tornadoes will occur between 15:00 and 21:00
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Fact #6

Tornado winds are the fastest winds on the planet. Eclipsing the most ferocious hurricanes and typhoons

Vortexly Offers You

Resources for education and events around the world. Bring eyewitness from social media as well as charting historical changes in tornado patterns

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Educational

How, why and what. Free resources to educate everyone.
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News

News pages on every tornado around the world, including social media updates.
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Safety

Small snippets of actionable safety advice.

We are a site that is maintained by individuals and not a corporation. We do this to help educate people about the destructive nature of tornadoes. Tornadoes are awesome spectacles arranged by nature and should be treated with the utmost respect. We hope you can witness one but we hope that the one you witness leaves you and others in complete safety.