UK News 'Twister' spotted rolling across Glasgow sky
Man's body found in Glasgow flat as cops treat death as 'suspicious'
A 45-year-old man was found dead within a block of flat on Carrbridge Drive in Maryhill last night. Officers from were called to in the area of the city at around 7.55pm last night.
A 'twister' was spotted over the sky in.
A musician spotted the cloud rolling over the city that looked suspiciously like a.
Musician Stuart Murdoch from Belle and Sebastian tweeted: "Here comes the twister!’ Almost. Interesting weather over Glasgow Uni last night."A twister, or tornado, is a funnel cloud which touches a cumulonimbus cloud at one end and the ground at the other.
reports the cloud pictured does not appear to touch the ground, it can't be called a true twister.
But the Met Office did confirm that Stuart's picture showed cumulonimbus clouds and the type of funnel cloud that can go on to become a twister.
A Met Office spokesperson said: "That does look like a funnel cloud.
"It has the characteristic spindly cone shape and is dangling beneath the brooding base of what must be a cumulonimnbus cloud.
"Friday, October 18, saw a number of showers across the UK and many of these were heavy and produced by cumulonimbus clouds."
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