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COMET Case Study 025: Salt Lake City Tornado/Long Island Flood 1999 Data at UCAR/JOSS/NOAA/CODIAC

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Abstract: Case 025 represents one of the most devastating weather events in
Utah's history. On August 11th 1999 a tornado moved through downtown
Salt Lake City between 18:45 and 18:55 UTC. The tornado damage was
rated as F2 on the Fujita scale, and was resonsible for the first
recorded tornado death in the state's history and dozens of
injuries. Hail up to 1.5 inches in diameter was also reported from
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Description: COMET Case 025 documentation, information and data
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 48.8   S: 25.0   E: -66.9   W: -125.5

Data Set Citation
Dataset Title: COMET Case Study 025: Salt Lake City Tornado/Long Island Flood
Dataset Release Place: Boulder, CO
Dataset Publisher: UCAR/EOL
Online Resource:
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Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1999-08-11
Stop Date: 1999-08-12
Data Set Progress
Originating Center
Data Center
Cooperative Distributed Interactive Atmospheric Catalog System, Earth Observing Laboratory, National Center for Atmospheric Research, University Corporation for Atmospheric Research Supplemental Info
Data Center URL:

Data Center Personnel
Email: codiac at
Contact Address:
Codiac Data Archive
University Corporation for Atmospheric Research
P.O. Box 3000-FL4
City: Boulder
Province or State: CO
Postal Code: 80307-3000
Country: USA
Distribution Media: online ftp
Distribution Size: varies
Distribution Format: varies
Fees: None
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2001-02-20
Last DIF Revision Date: 2016-10-21

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