Ashtyn Mackenzie
1 minute read
10 Feb 2020
9:01 am

Funnel cloud stuns Joburg residents

Ashtyn Mackenzie

What was first thought to be a tornado was later confirmed to have been a funnel cloud, and was recorded by social media users across the city.

File picture: Stormy weather over Joburg. Image: Twitter/@StormReportSA1/Leandri Venter

Social media reports have indicated what resembles a tornado in Johannesburg on Sunday afternoon.

It was spotted in Waterfall Valley, Highlands North and Sandringham, reports Midrand Reporter.

According to Storm Report SA, it was a funnel cloud.

“It can only be classified as a tornado when it touches the ground.”

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