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COMET Case Study 018: Spencer, SD Tornado and Minnesota-to-New York Derecho 1998 Data at UCAR/JOSS/NOAA/CODIAC

Abstract: Case 018 is the latest in a series of convective cases from different
regions of the United States. This case focuses on the tornado that
hit Spencer, SD and a long lived derecho event that moved from MN to NY.

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Description: COMET Case 018 list of data sets and access to COMET case 018 data

Description: COMET Case 018 documentation, information and data
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 53.3   S: 34.0   E: -73.2   W: -107.7

Data Set Citation
Dataset Title: COMET Case Study 018: Spencer Tornado and Minn to NY Derecho
Dataset Release Place: Boulder, CO
Dataset Publisher: UCAR/JOSS
Version: Not provided
Online Resource:
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Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1998-05-30
Stop Date: 1998-06-01
Data Set Progress
Data Center
Cooperative Distributed Interactive Atmospheric Catalog System, Earth Observing Laboratory, National Center for Atmospheric Research, University Corporation for Atmospheric Research Supplemental Info
Data Center URL:

Data Center Personnel
Email: codiac at
Contact Address:
Codiac Data Archive
University Corporation for Atmospheric Research
P.O. Box 3000-FL4
City: Boulder
Province or State: CO
Postal Code: 80307-3000
Country: USA
Distribution Media: online ftp
Distribution Format: varies
Fees: None
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2001-02-15
Last DIF Revision Date: 2018-11-01