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Pictures and video of Denver International Airport Tornado

A tornado touched down in the vicinity of the Denver International Airport on Tuesday, June 18, 2013 at approximately 2:20 pm local time. The tornado was spotted on the eastern side of the airport and was very clearly picked up by local National Weather Service radar and the terminal doppler radar at the airport. A wind gust to 97 mph was reported by the weather observation station at the airport. There were no injuries, and passengers in the terminal were instructed to seek shelter in restrooms, stairwells, and the basement. Check out some of the pictures and videos that were making the rounds on social media shortly after the tornado passed.


Fred Campagna

President and Chief Meteorologist - Right Weather LLC AMS Certified Consulting Meteorologist #756 AMS Certified Broadcast Meteorologist #126

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