Wayne Hart Explains a "Firenado"

Published 05/15 2014 05:27PM

Updated 05/15 2014 05:30PM

The wildfires in California are causing damage, but they have also been the source of an amazing sight called a firenado.

The fire funnels up into the air in a similar fashion to a tornado. It can fling out some of those flames and cause even more damage.

Chief Meteorologist Wayne Hart explains how a firenado is created.

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