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a tornado touching down in Colorado
August 4, 2015

Storming Away

“This was the last picture [from] an incredible day,” writes Your Shot member Cristiano Xavier. “We saw more than 15 tornadoes.” Xavier captured this image in Simla, Colorado, stopping briefly after outrunning the storm.

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Photograph by Cristiano Xavier, National Geographic Your Shot

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