An EF1 tornado in London! Damages and scared people were reported!




An another shock in densely populated area!

After the deadliest tornado in Europe in the last 20 years, on 24. June 2021 in Czechia (EF3 – EF4) /Czechia hit EF3 tornado, 5 dead, 200 injured, 7 villages destroyed! If is something apocalyptic, so scenes captured from hit areas – it was the strongest tornado in Czechia in all-time history! | mkweather; Deadliest tornado (EF3-4) in Europe in 20 years! Czechia after natural disaster + Footages day after | mkweather/, EF2 tornado in Belgium at the last weekend /Belgium hit EF2 tornado with a twin: 17 injured, 92 buildings damaged | mkweather/, scary tornado in France /France: tornado ripped off a church bell | mkweather/ and many little tornado and storm events /e.g. Extreme storms with 12 cm hail, 130 km/h winds, floods, tornadoes and damaging lighting hit Poland! | mkweather – current maps from ESWD in this article; 10 cm hailstorms are shifting to Germany, CZ, CH, AU, DK, SE and N IT from France, PT, ES, BE, NL, LU! | mkweather/, an unexpected tornado hit London, a densely populated metropolitan region on Friday.

The event occurred around 18:00 on Friday evening and within ESWD database is classified such as EF1 tornado, with damaged roofs, chimneys, walls, and cars.

A British tornado is now trending in the news in UK /‘Tornado’ and floods batter Barking leaving trail of destruction as trees fly through the air and roads submerged (the-sun.com)/, although, it was much weaker than Czechian EF3 – EF4 tornado from Thursday, similar time, which 5 people killed, 216 injured and caused historic damages.

Tornado hit Barking, East London and some people had immediately started to film the vortex and some material from the event you should watch below the article.

Fortunately, no fatalities are reported, but gusting winds were breaking chimneys, damaging roofs, collapsing walls, and making damages on cars, such we should see on videos and such was in official reports stated.

Dozens of homes and vehicles have been damaged.

Police were called at around 1920hrs to reports of damage caused to roofs, electrical equipment, street furniture, and vehicles in Hulse Avenue and some surrounding roads in the Barking area according to The Sun.

According to the newest information from ESDW, the next tornado was reported on Saturday, 17:20 from Lithuania, but for now, its power isn´t known.

It appears, that the severe cold front will be furthermore bringing threatening weather across Europe from the west to the east, therefore, stay safe and watch current weather warnings, advisories, news, and forecasts.

Source: ‘Tornado’ and floods batter Barking leaving trail of destruction as trees fly through the air and roads submerged (thesun.co.uk)
Source: ‘Tornado’ and floods batter Barking leaving trail of destruction as trees fly through the air and roads submerged (the-sun.com)
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