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15 Jaw-Dropping Weather Clips That Will Blow Your Mind

Sean Breslin
Published: September 6, 2013

Violent weather can be hard to look away from, so here are 15 of the most incredible weather clips the Internet has ever shared.

Let's start with a famous moment on The Weather Channel -- a tornado sucked up 18-wheelers in Dallas, but don't be alarmed -- these tractor-trailers were empty.

Dallas Tornado

 

Here's another twister. Just watch it spin; it's intoxicating!

Tornado

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This tractor-trailer never had a chance, but luckily, the driver survived.

 

Have you ever seen a tornado blow apart a bank? This happened in Parkersburg, Iowa.

 

Watch snow pile up by the foot in an amazing time-lapse.

Snow

 

Lightning: Dangerous from up close, but impressive and fascinating from afar.

Lightning

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Lightning

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Lightning

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Did someone say the Mothership?!?

Mothership cloud

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Mothership

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That time Superstorm Sandy wanted onto the Subway.

 

Sandy also blew a large tree over, and the unlucky homeowner watched it happen.

Sandy Tree

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Chicago gave Jim Cantore an explosive introduction to thundersnow in 2011.

Cantore Thundersnow

 

And a mudslide dropping a massive boulder just feet from a car that would've been SMASHED.

Mudslide

 

As always, it's only right to finish with a haboob.

Haboob

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