Tag: severe weather

A Cold Air Funnel Cloud Just Passed By!

After getting this statement, I went out with my tablet (unfortunately I lost my camera recently and haven’t gotten a new one yet) and saw this. Forgive the clumsiness, it’s my first weather video. I think the “funnel” was dissipating, but it was interesting. Of note, I am facing roughly northeast (toward Corvallis) and the

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10 Terrifying Ways the Earth Can Kill You Quickly

This post first was published at my other blog.   10. Gravity currents Yes, gravity is the culprit when you fall off a cliff but let’s not forget its effect on things around us. It can cause gravity currents, which work a little like lava lamps, but are much more deadly. The “lava” sitting on

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