"This analogy describes the concept behind the accepted theory of why pulsars suddenly increase speed or 'spin-up
"There are short spin-ups
, pockets of heavy rain and damaging winds that can still hit before this pushes off shore," Hurley said.
If you turn off the traction control then you're into lairy rear-wheel spin-ups
in no time on anything other than a dry, sticky road.
"I ask the National Weather Service to consider stopping the use of tornado warnings when trying to catch small spin-ups
within a squall line (or QLCS)," Spann wrote in his blog.