F1 tornado in Villanueva de San Mancio, Spain – October 3, 2013

An F1 tornado hit Villanueva de San Mancio, Spain during the severe weather outbreak of October 3, 2013. The tornado formed on one in a series of supercells between 15h and 18h UTC. The tornado produced significant damage, including destroyed solar panels, uprooted trees and flipped-over trucks. A major hailstorm accompanied the tornado, producing egg-sized hail stones and widespread damage.

Tornado damage. Also note the hailstones on the ground. Source: Cazatormentas.net

Additional information:

  1. Cazatormentas.net: http://www.cazatormentas.net/foro/tiempo-severo-en-espaa-y-el-mundo-anlisis-debate-y-seguimiento/tornado-f1-en-villanueva-de-san-mancio-valladolid/
  2. Elnortedecastilla.es: http://www.elnortedecastilla.es/videos/noticias/valladolid/2718104047001-despues-tornado-villanueva-mancio.html