A Case Study of the Illinois Severe Weather Outbreak of April 19, 1996
Entry ID: UIUC_SEVERE_TORN

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Summary
Abstract: (Summary adapted from the WW2010 Home Page)

April 19, 1996: One of the most memorable tornado outbreaks in
Illinois history. During the day, 33 tornadoes touching down as
supercells errupted during the afternoon and evening hours. Winds were
estimated in excess of 170 mph during some of the stronger
tornadoes. One of the ... View entire text
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Caption:  NOWRad Radar Composite 0125 UTC April 19, 1996
 
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 43.0   S: 35.0   E: -80.0   W: -90.0

Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1996-04-19
Stop Date: 1996-04-20
Originating Center
Data Center
Department of Atmospheric Sciences, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://www.atmos.uiuc.edu/

Data Center Personnel
Name: STEVE HALL
Phone: 217-333-8132
Email: hall at uiatma.atmos.uiuc.edu
Email: ww2010 at atmos.uiuc.edu
Contact Address:
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
Department of Atmospheric Sciences
105 South Gregory Avenue
City: Urbana
Province or State: IL
Postal Code: 61801
Country: USA
Distribution
Distribution Media: Online (HTTP)
Fees: None
Personnel
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Phone: 217-333-8132
Email: hall at uiatma.atmos.uiuc.edu
Email: ww2010 at atmos.uiuc.edu
Contact Address:
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
Department of Atmospheric Sciences
105 South Gregory Avenue
City: Urbana
Province or State: IL
Postal Code: 61801
Country: USA
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Creation and Review Dates
Last DIF Revision Date: 2009-04-24
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