the following videos that will show you the power of a fire
tornado, or vortex
This one is an example of how fires will jump
from lower trees up to the canopy in a forest.
It's a very good representation of the speed and
potential destruction caused by wildfires.
This video shows the power of a fire vortex, and
how the air flow or wind conditions can impact
it. Notice at around 1:44 in the video,
someone changes the angle of the fan and the
direction. Watch the power.
Now imagine the extreme power of a flame tornado
or vortex, sitting on its side, that is 4 feet
wide and up to 11 feet long! The vortex in
our system is 90 mph, which is similar to an F1