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COMET_CASE_006: COMET Case Study 006: Chicago Flood/Oakfield Tornado


This case contains data from a major rainfall event on 17 July 1996 over Chicago, Illinois suburbs and a severe thunderstorm (including an F5 tornado) event on 18 July 1996 over Eastern Wisconsin. For additional details on this case, use your WWW browser to follow the "Description/Summary" link.

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GCMD Name A - C > COMET > Cooperative Program for Operational Meteorology, Education, and Training > 5c70d6af-b73d-418e-a793-47481302eeb5
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Temporal coverage

Begin Date 1996-07-17 00:00:00
End Date 1996-07-19 23:59:59

Spatial coverage

Map data from IBCSO, IBCAO, and Global Topography.

Maximum (North) Latitude: 46.00, Minimum (South) Latitude: 40.00
Minimum (West) Longitude: -92.00, Maximum (East) Longitude: -85.00

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Parent project COMET: COMET Case Studies