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COMET Case Study 028: Fort Worth Tornado March, 2000 Data at UCAR/JOSS/NOAA/CODIAC

Abstract: On the evening of 28 March 2000, two tornados struck Fort Worth,
Arlington, and Grand Prairie, Texas. The Fort Worth Tornado touched
down west of the city, and moved through the downtown area. The
tornado was rated an F2 on the Fujita scale at its strongest
point. The Arlington tornado started as an F3, and varied from F2 to
F0 throughout its 6.5 mile track. The damages from these tornados was
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 39.0   S: 27.5   E: -89.5   W: -105.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Title: COMET Case Study 028: Fort Worth Tornado
Dataset Release Place: Boulder, CO
Dataset Publisher: UCAR/EOL
Version: Not provided
Online Resource:
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Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2000-03-28
Stop Date: 2000-03-29
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: 2001-02-20
Last DIF Revision Date: 2018-11-01