Published by meteogiornale.it 14/08/2013 21:11
(Translation by Google)
In the late afternoon a tornado struck the countryside of Sicily, between Enna and Catenanuova, in one of the warmer parts of Europe, along a section of the Palermo-Catania.
Here’s the video of the event taken by a motorist passing on the highway.
(Video credit: MeteoWebTV)
The area is sparsely populated and at the time there were no damages.
Sicily is historically in Europe, the region that has seen the most devastating tornado, or at least they have produced more victims. In December of 1851 there were about 500 victims of two tornadoes in Messina.