Tornado destroyed 27 houses and felled dozens of trees on the coast in the south-east of Brazil, said on Tuesday the local civil defense service.
According to authorities, a rare natural phenomenon in Brazil formed near the resort town of San Sebastian on the coast of the State of Sao Paulo. Tornado originated in the ocean, and after landfall brought down to earth tons of water, completely devastated the beach and 800 meters were on it by destroying buildings. Estimated to meteorologists, wind power accounted for 80 to 120 km / h
As a result, almost completely destroyed coastal hotel, knocked down dozens of trees and power lines pylons, the disaster area is de-energized. Extent of the damage is estimated at 200,000 Brazilian reals (105,000 dollars). Two people were injured, no threat to life, says GO service.