Do tornadoes form over land?

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Tornadoes usually form on land, but they can form on water in which case they are called waterspouts.
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Why do tornadoes form over land?

Tornadoes form over land because that's where wind shear is usually the strongest. Strong wind shear is needed for tornadoes to form. Though a tornado can form over water as a

How do tornadoes form over land?

The formation of tornadoes is complicated. First, a condition called wind shear ,\nin which the speed or direction of the wind changes with altitude. If \nthe shear is stro

How do tornadoes stop if they form on land?

How tornadoes stop is not fully understood, though it has more do do with the mechanics of the storm that produces the tornado rather than what surface with form on. The best
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What type of land do tornadoes and hurricanes form over?

Tornadoes can form over most kinds of terrain, though mountainous terrain can hinder the development of tornado-producing storms. Hurricanes do not form over land. They form o
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What land do tornadoes start over?

Tornadoes can form in most parts of the world and over almost anyterrain. They are somewhat more likely to form over flat areas, butcontrary to popular belief, they can and do
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Why type of land do tornadoes and hurricanes form over?

Tornadoes can form over just about any sort of terrain but tend tobe more common in flat or gently rolling areas. Hurricanes can onlyform over warm ocean water.