Meteorological Phenomena

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Tornado
A violent and destructive storm in which powerful winds move around a central point.
Volcano
A mountain with a hole in the top or side that sometimes sends out rocks, ash, lava, etc., in a sudden explosion (called an eruption).
Tsunami
A very high, large wave in the ocean that is usually caused by an earthquake under the sea and that can cause great destruction when it reaches land.
Sandstorm
An occurrence in which very strong winds blow sand around very forcefully in the desert.

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