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COMET Case Study 039:Iowa Bow Echo at UCAR/JOSS/NOAA/CODIAC

Abstract: On June 29th, 1998, a MCS evolved from a supercell thunder- storm as
it crossed Iowa. This bow echo, with its associated derecho, produced
very strong straight line winds, hail, and numerous tornados,
microbursts and flooding. The bow echo finally merged with a squall
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Description: COMET Case 039 documentation, information and data
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 44.5   S: 33.0   E: -81.0   W: -98.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Title: COMET Case Study 039:Iowa Bow Echo
Dataset Release Place: Boulder, CO
Dataset Publisher: UCAR/JOSS
Version: Not provided
Online Resource:
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Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1998-06-29
Stop Date: 1998-06-30
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: 2002-03-12
Last DIF Revision Date: 2018-11-01