In Idaho we call these "Dust Devils." "Landspout Tornado, Western Kansas, 2008" - A rare, close-range photo of a non-supercellular tornado, filled with swirling dirt, grinding across a farm road in western Kansas on May 8, 2008."---By Jim Reed- this is not photo shopped. Jim is one of the most accomplished severe weather photographers in the world.
"Don't let the beauty beguile you. A tornado is deadly! ! !" When 18 I experienced my first Tornado... As a child I wanted to discover a way to predict them a couple days in advance so people could be totally prepared. that dream also included earthquakes and other natural disasters.