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What is worst cyclone or tornado?
February 01, 2011 10:34PM
A cyclone is simply a large-scale area of low atmospheric pressure with closed cyclonic circulation. They may bring thunderstorms but are not necessarily severe. However, hurricanes and typhoons, which are a type of cyclone, are generally worse than tornadoes.
Tornadoes can cause more severe damage on a local scale than cyclones of any type can, but their affects are over a much smaller area.