Waterspouts were spotted over Lake Ontario on Tuesday morning following lake effect rain showers and cold air moving in.
Waterspouts are tornados that form over water, and if they move onto land could cause minor damage.
They’re very dangerous for boaters or anyone out on the lake.
Spout alert at Oswego! #NYwx @NWSBUFFALO pic.twitter.com/l8mnpuJzr0
— Scott Steiger (@SteigerScott) September 7, 2021
Waterspout just offshore of Oswego, NY right now. @ICWR @SteigerScott @NWSBUFFALO #nywx pic.twitter.com/xZLmgr5Yvx
— Tommy Cerra (@TCWeather) September 7, 2021
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