Examples of waterspout in a Sentence
the waterspout became clogged, and then the roof leaked
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During the same time frame, several local waterspout and tornado videos popped up on social media and Fort Lauderdale Fire-Rescue’s radio transmissions were momentarily knocked out in Fort Lauderdale.
It is believed that waterspouts, which are tornadoes over water, can suck fish into the air and the wind carries them until they are tossed to the ground.
The waterspout was spotted off the edge of Orange Beach, which is southwest of Pensacola, NBC 15 reported.
Tornadoes are typically the product of single storms and usually form over land, except in the case of some waterspouts.
A waterspout is an intense columnar vortex — think the beginning phases of a tornado — that occurs over a body of water.
Video from 2015 shows a waterspout whipping over a New Jersey man's house.
The waterspout moved into the Bay City neighborhood of Kent Island at 1:29 a.m., according to the report.
Before anyone panics, this incident demonstrates the important point, which is that any shark unlucky enough to be picked up by a waterspout or cyclone is not going to have a good day.
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