Spectacular waterspout off Kyrenia, Cyprus today, Jan 1st! Report: Mehmet Ozansoy pic.twitter.com/unIsdOndKO

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According to britannica.com, a waterspout is “a small-diameter column of rapidly swirling air in contact with a water surface. Waterspouts are almost always produced by a swiftly growing cumulus cloud. They may assume many shapes and often occur in a series, called a waterspout family, produced by the same upward-moving air current. Waterspouts are closely related to other atmospheric phenomena such as tornadoes, whirlwinds, and fire storms.” Read more: https://in-cyprus.com/news/local/waterspout-spotted-in-ayia-napa-video/", "url" : "https://in-cyprus.com/waterspout-in-kyrenia-caught-on-camera-videos/", "publisher" : { "@type" : "Organization", "logo": { "@type": "ImageObject", "url": "https://in-cyprus.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/03/new_logo.png", "width": 314, "height": 80 }, "name" : "in-cyrpus.com" } }
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Waterspout in Kyrenia caught on camera (videos)

January 2, 2019 at 11:07am

A waterspout caught the attention of local weather enthusiasts in Kyrenia on Tuesday.

Videos of the natural phenomenon became viral.

According to britannica.com, a waterspout is “a small-diameter column of rapidly swirling air in contact with a water surface. Waterspouts are almost always produced by a swiftly growing cumulus cloud. They may assume many shapes and often occur in a series, called a waterspout family, produced by the same upward-moving air current. Waterspouts are closely related to other atmospheric phenomena such as tornadoes, whirlwinds, and fire storms.”

Read more:

Waterspout spotted in Ayia Napa (video)