Haute Provance landspout (probable) – October 6, 2013

A spectacular funnel cloud and probably landspout occured close to Saint-Michel l’Observatoire, Haute Provence, France on October 6, 2013. The event lasted about 10 minutes, however, ground contact has not been confirmed yet. The event was superbly documented on photographs by Carl Antier.


Haute Provence funnel/landspout. Source: Karl Antier / Keraunos.org.

Further information (in French): http://www.keraunos.org/actualites/fil-infos/2013/octobre/tornade-ou-tuba-le-6-octobre-2013-dans-le-luberon-alpes-de-haute-provence.html