06:36 GMT +311 December 2018
Listen Live
    Tornado

    WATCH Rare Tornado Almost Hit Couple in New Zealand

    © Photo : Pixabay
    Asia & Pacific
    Get short URL
    0 21

    The meteorological service issued earlier a severe thunderstorm warning, stating that large hail, damaging wind gusts and tornadoes were possible in the region.

    A bizarre twister was spotted in the countryside near South Canterbury, New Zealand.

    The massive twister was captured on film by Richard and Alesha Plew on Sunday. According to them, the tornado came within 10 metres of their car, however, the couple managed to evade the debris from the storm that was whirling around them.

    According to the Australian news.com portal, the storm in the locality was followed by intense hail.

    Related:

    WATCH: Tornado Tears Through Ottawa, Hundreds of Thousands Without Power
    WATCH Two Menacing Waterspout Tornadoes Rage in Crimean City Feodosia
    WATCH Unusual Tornado Hits Belarusian Province
    Tags:
    whirlwind, tornado, storm, New Zealand
    Community standardsDiscussion
    Comment via FacebookComment via Sputnik