A simple exploration of tornadoes, examining how these spinning storms develop, how scientists watch for them and measure their strength, and the damage "twisters" can cause.
Part of the Our Wonderful Weather series
Wet, warm, windy, or wild. No matter the conditions outside our windows, our weather can almost always be described as wonderful. This series is the perfect way to introduce early readers to the science, history, and forms of weather. Clear text and stunning photos are paired within a reader-friendly design to explain the power of big storms and the multitude of ways that winds, temperatures, and precipitation affect our lives. Each title concludes with a simple but engaging activity for more meteorological exploration.