Tornadoes are characterized by:

  1. High speed winds
  2. Hail, rain and severe thunderstorms
  3. Low pressure area at centre

  Select the correct option from codes given below:

Answer: [D] 1, 2 & 3

A tornado is characterized by rotating air that often contains dust and debris and quickly spirals. It has low pressure area at centre and brings severe rain with thunderstorms.

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