Tornado Partially Visible
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Some tornadoes appear as a visible funnel extending only partially to the ground. Look for signs of debris below the visible funnel.
Tornado near Alma, Nebraska, showing visible condensation only partially to the ground. (Gene Rhoden)
Audience Question: How can you tell this is a tornado?
Answer: Note the swirl of dust near the ground and the visible funnel.