'Magnificent' Rope-Like Waterspout Twirls Over Lake Erie Off Cleveland, Ohio

A towering waterspout twirled in Lake Erie off Cleveland, Ohio, on October 17.

“A magnificent yet terrifying moment today,” fleamarketfab wrote in an Instagram post with this video of the waterspout.

The sighting came amongst a marine weather warning from the National Weather Service that warned of strong winds of up to 34 knots and steep waves. Credit: fleamarketfab via Storyful

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