Possible tornado or waterspout damage in Capo d’Orlando, Italy – September 30, 2013

A strong thunderstorm hit Capo d’Orlando, Sicily at 4 am in the morning of October 1, 2013. Significant and highly localized damage is reported from the city with roofs being blown off buildings and cars damaged. Local media report this as a tornado or waterspout, however, no official report or images have appeared. No injuries have been reported.

Part of a 600 square meter roof blown off a builind during the strong thunderstorm. 

Additional reports:

  1. Glpress.it: http://www.glpress.it/wordpress/?p=73762
  2. Amnotize.it: http://www.amnotizie.it/2013/10/01/tromba-daria-capo-dorlando-le-foto-esclusive/