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Firestorm

Stationary mass fire, generally in builtup urban areas, causing strong, inrushing winds from all sides; the winds keep the fires from spreading while adding fresh oxygen to increase their intensity.

Effects of Nuclear Weapons: FirestormsOpen link in new window
Atomicarchive.com | (www.atomicarchive.com/Effects/effects11....)
Photograph of firestorm over HiroshimaOpen link in new window
Atomicarchive.com | (www.atomicarchive.com/History/twocities/...)

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Environmental Effects
Nuclear Weapon Effects
Thermal Effects
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