Syktyvkar on the night of July 31 to August 1 could watch over the city rare in these parts a natural phenomenon, like a tornado.
During a night storm Syktyvkar near the village of Lower Chov in cumulonimbus clouds formed atmospheric vortex. This phenomenon is happening in the region is extremely rare. The last time a tornado went through Dyrnos dachas in the town in July 2010. Then the vortex caused little damage.