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COMET_CASE_019: COMET Case Study 019: Oklahoma City Tornado

Summary

Case 019 focuses on the severe convective event that affected much of northern and central Oklahoma and south central Kansas. Tornados in Oklahoma and Kansas resulted in 48 deaths and several hundred injuries

Objectives:

This case provides data from these deadly tornados to allow more in depth study of the event.

Data access

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Additional information

GCMD Name COMET > Cooperative Program for Operational Meteorology, Education, and Training
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Temporal coverage

Begin Date 1999-05-03 00:00:00
End Date 1999-05-04 23:59:59

Spatial coverage


Map data from IBCSO, IBCAO, and Global Topography.

Maximum (North) Latitude: 40.00, Minimum (South) Latitude: 34.00
Minimum (West) Longitude: -102.00, Maximum (East) Longitude: -95.00

Related projects

Parent project COMET: COMET Case Studies