HAZARDS - TORNADOES

Rating: Site Name: Site Description:

3+

Atlas of the Edmonton Tornado and Hailstorm Detailed study by Charlton, Kachman, and Wojtiw of the warning, track, and impact of the 1987 Edmonton tornado and hailstorm, one of the most severe in Canadian history, with comparison to other Canadian severe weather events.  (Entry 0211500)  

2-

The Online Tornado Museum A collection of images of various tornadoes, along with a synopsis of the event. (Entry 0301501)   

2-

Tornadoes - Many Are Different From
What Dorothy Saw
A collection of images of varying types of tornadoes with brief explanations.  (Entry 0301502)

3

Tornadoes A National Climatic Data Center page with a variety of summary data on tornadoes and reports on specific events. (Entry 0301503)

3+

Storm Spotting and Public Awareness Since the First Tornado Forecasts of 1948 An article presenting the history of organized severe weather spotting activity in the United States. (Entry 0301460)

3+

The Destruction Potential Index Description of a method for comparing the meteorological significance of tornado outbreaks.  (Entry 0301461)