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Thunderstorm Data for the U.S.

Abstract: This CD-ROM contains historical (1901-1995) thunderstorm-day counts for 734
cooperative observer stations and 121 first order stations across 47 states
(excluding Alaska, Hawaii and Rhode Island). The data underwent extensive
testing for quality.

Also included is a table of all 956 thunderstorm-caused catastrophic events in
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 71.0   S: 25.0   E: -65.0   W: -170.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Changnon, NOAA
Dataset Title: Thunderstorm Data for the U.S.
Dataset Publisher: Midwest Regional Climate Center
Online Resource:
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1901-01-01
Stop Date: 1995-12-31

Start Date: 1948-01-01
Stop Date: 1998-12-31
Data Set Progress
Distribution Media: CD-ROM
Fees: $40.00
Extended Metadata Properties
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2003-06-23
Last DIF Revision Date: 2017-08-24