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Universal Vortical Singularity enlightenment on tornado

Based on the UVS model, a tornado is undulated by a clear air vortex, and it is made visible with vortically condensed funnel cloud collected on a vortically warped surface that has formed as a vortex column.

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The cognitive paradox that renders tornado as mysterious phenomenon, was thus resolved with its underlying mechanism illustrated.

UVS predicates that a tornado of condensed funnel cloud is undulated by an atmospheric free vortex with its vortex eye opened.

With the observation delusion elucidated and its cognitive paradox resolved, and the fact that a tornado is undulated by its atmospheric free vortex as can be empirically observed, is the qualitative proof that a tornado is induced by its atmospheric free vortex.

The grounds for its epistemic theories of truth: The underlying structure and mechanism of a tornado as illustrated by its hypothetical construct based on the UVS model, elucidated its delusional observations that render its misconceptions, mysteries, and anomalies. Thus, its cognitive paradox was simply dispersed, and all the related natural phenomena were then qualitatively analysed in the conceptual frameworks of UVS by inductive reasoning for explicating on their empirical evidence to establish their qualitative predictions with abductive reasoning.

See UVS topics on "The UVS' philosophy of science" and "Overviews of UVS" that elaborate on the methodology for the evaluations of natural phenomena, and "Unisonal vortex mechanism" that elaborates on the unisonal vortical chain reaction.

From the UVS perspective, the cold core phenomenon of tronado, is as a result of the cooler air from the higher cloud levels, has sunken and filled the vortex column of its atmospheric free vortex.

UVS predicates that the cold core of a tornado is as a result of cooler air in the upper troposphere has sunk to fill the vortex column of its atmospheric free vortex.

Also, when an intensified subtropical jet stream of its polar vortex and another intensified jet stream of the satellite polar vortex interacts on a low altitude troposphere of lower cloud level in winter rushing down into warmer valley in freezing air between Rocky Mountains and Appalachian Mountains, it could spawn a chain of satellite vortices in the lower cloud level to render the phenomenon of a tornado cluster.

Impelled by the jet stream on higher troposphere, a tornado is formed with a resonated free vortex of lower troposphere.

Atmosphere chart of Earth showing its temperature distribution.

From the UVS perspective, a jet stream can be intensified by a strengthened torque-induced precession that impels its polar vortex or its satellite vortex. This can be caused by a Solar System alignment effect with strong focused gravities that come from aligned and cross-aligned Solar System objects. This precession effect would resonate with the nested polar vortex to impel with its intensified jet streams, and could thus vortically spawn a chain of satellite vortices in geographically favored terrains with vortical culmination of angular momentum; this is the causality of a satellite vortex cluster that manifests as a chain of tornadoes.

In the UVS worldview, a tornado is a satellite vortex driven by a polar vortex of the tropopause or stratosphere. An intensifed subtropical jet stream of the polar vortex rendered by a torque-induced precession from the Solar System alignment effect, can generate a chain of troposphere vortices with different intensity that are subjected to localized factors, such as the dragging effects of landmass in the Tornado Alley rendered by the valley between Rocky Mountains and Appalachian Mountains.

From the UVS perspective, jet stream by itself is a vortrex of its polar vortex. It is a substruture of a global scale clear air cyclonic storm.

Image on right illustrates the polar jet stream (blue) and the subtropical jet stream (red) on northern hemisphere.

UVS predicates that a tornado undulated by its atmospheric vortex is impelled by an intensive jet stream of a large atmospheric vortex formed on higher altitude in troposphere.

See a UVS topic on "Oceanic whirlpool" that illustrates on how dragging effects of landmass can cause a cluster of deep-ocean whirlpools to spawn.

Cross section of a two level atmospheric vortical system sketch diagram for illustrating the interactions of airflow with vortical push momentum.

The altitude of atmosphere is directly affected by Solar System alignment with tidal effect. When aligned Sun, Moon and other planets has a strong focused gravitational effect on North Indian Ocean side during winter of northern hemisphere, the atmospheres on top of United States would have a very low altitude cause by tidal force. In winter nights, the mainland of United States within latitude of 30°N and 40°N is right on plane of the ecliptic; this could subject the region to the maximum effects of external torque-induced precession.

See a UVS topic on "The Great White Spot on Saturn" that elaborates on how a chain of satellite free vortex cluster were periodically observed to have manifested by the axial-tilt of Saturn with its revolving precession effect.


Class F5 tornado on low altitude troposphere

Subtropical jet stream of polar vortex impels its satellite vortex

Based on cyclonic gravity field effect of Earth on its rotating axis would add driving force to a cyclonic vortex that spins in the same direction of its differential force, and this works against an anti-cyclonic vortex, cyclonic tornado therefore occurs more often than anti-cyclonic tornado that its circumstances are less favorable to occur.


Tornado with an upward spiraling jet of air stream

Waterspout – a clear air vortex landed on water

See an externally linked topic on "Video gallery of tornadoes", and a video clip for "Triple tornadoes".

Based on unisonal vortex mechanism, the strength and wind speed of an atmospheric vortex is at its maximum at the bottom portion of a nested vortex column. And tornado has a distinct feature of an upward vortical air stream that could levitate debris at the bottom of its nested vortex column in its vortical air boundary. This vortical air boundary is a vortrex formed by a bounced back reaction of its vertical downdraft from a high up atmospheric surface in the vortex column, pushed down by vortical motion and gravity within the wall of an almost vacuum vortex column to the bottom rim of the vortex eye that could reach ground level. Coupled with its spiraling horizontal force, the resultant reaction is a powerful upward spiraling jet of air stream that could lift roof top of a family house or toss a small vehicle into mid air in a projectile manner across a football stadium.

UVS predicates that the upward spiraling jet of air stream of a tornado is formed by vortical reactions of a clear air vortex with a vortical momentum that has bounced off the ground.

Though relatively short lived and very small in size as compared to a hurricane, with focused energy discharging in a small diameter vortex eye, the damaging force a tornado can exert directly on an object with its high speed upward spiraling jet of air stream can be even more powerful than a hurricane, albeit with a much smaller capacity.

Cross section of a two level atmospheric vortical system sketch diagram for illustrating the interactions of airflow with vortical push momentum.


From the UVS perspective, the mechanism of an undulating vortrex that could lift debris in its vortical boundary, or forms the water column in a watersprout, is similar to how a dust devil is being implled by its nested clear air vortex to lift up charged dust particles in a nested atmospheric layer, which tightly warps around the nested vortex column.

When a thin cold core atmospheric free vortex of troposphere has landed on open water, it is merely named as waterspout, when it is on land, it is named as tornado.

From the UVS perspective, waterspout is a troposphere vortex (i.e. nested atmospheric vortex formed in troposphere with several atmospheric layers) landed on water. Its upward spiraling jet of air stream in its nested vortrex that tightly wraps around the votical column, could push water up into mid air to form as a skin column of water on the outer vortex wall. This rendering its cognitive paradox with an optical illusion of water is being sucked up by the vortex column; water is vortically pushed up in the nested vortrex of the nested atmospheric vortex.

Watch this video clip on "East Coast Park (singapore) SPOUT!" for a waterspout event that was associated with a supercell that had caused a thunderstorm, occurred in Singapore on 25th May 2007 at noon, it then dissipated after around 30 minutes. The Solar System arrangement for this event was a triple alignment of aligned Mercury-Earth-Jupiter-Pluto, Saturn-Earth-Neptune, and Moon-Earth-Uranus, with Sun right on top at the moment of the event.

See UVS topics on "A typical arrangement of Solar System objects that could trigger a terrestrial free vortex" that elaborates on a typical type of cross alignment could trigger an atmospheric vortex to form, and "The v ortices of Jupiter" that illustrates on how consistence storms on gaseous atmospheric layers of Jupiter are driven by its nested polar vortex pair, this is similar to the mechanism that forms and drives tornadoes on Earth.

 

 

2007

References and links:
Funnel cloud - From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Torque-induced precession - From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Centripetal force and its calculator - HyperPhysics

Plane of the ecliptic - From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Tidal force - From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Vertical downdraft - From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Earth's atmosphere Chart - Nasa
Image of a class F5 Tornado - Nebraska Storms
Image of USA map - Reelfoot Area Chamber of Commerce
Image of polar vortex on northern hemisphere - Science Daily
Image of jet streams - NASA
Image of a Tornado - Texas Tech Atmospheric Science Group
Image of Water sprout - Tornado From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Cross section of a two level atmospheric vortical system sketch diagram - By Vincent Wee-Foo
Animated Demonstration of Bernoulli's Principle - Mark Mitchell
East Coast Park (singapore) SPOUT! - YouTube; kyutake
Video gallery of tornadoes - tornadovideos.net
Video clip on triple tornadoes - tornadovideos.net


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