A tornado [that originated at sea] took a four kilometres stroll through Malaga this morning making its presence felt at Malaga Airport, Churriana [crossing my street a couple of hundred metres away], Los Alamos and Playamar [on the outskirts of Torremolinos].
The tornado heralded the arrival of torrential rain.
Photographs and news are now [15:30] hitting the internet.
A tornado hurts our district
The rain and wind that has shaken the province since five o’clock this morning has caused damage in Churriana and Torremolinos.
A tornado that formed at sea was the cause of the destruction.
A tornado causes damage in Churriana and Torremolinos
The strong wind has seriously damaged the roof of a gas station and damaged a score of cars
As confirmed by the State Agency of Meteorology [Agencia Estatal de Meteorología] the tornado occurred between 07:00 and 08:00 hours.
The trip of the tornado from the sea up to the airport
A tornado strikes Malaga airport, Churriana and Los Alamos
Red alert in Malaga and Guadalhorce for the strong rains
November 17, 2012 • 11:53 • updated at 13:57
La lluvia inunda Málaga
Fortunately, tornados are rare in Malaga.