At the southeast coast of the island of Gozo entering the Maltese archipelago and being the territory of the state of Malta the water tornado blew over.
Locals say that as approaching the coast the tornado amplified. The funnel overcame distance in 500 meters before stopping. As a result of movement of a whirlwind some buildings were damaged.
According to forecasts of meteorologists, on the weekend weather in the region will be unstable, new tornadoes are possible. Locals urged to be careful and to hold a distance if they see a whirlwind.