Plainfield Tornado of August 28, 1990

  1. C. Church,
  2. D. Burgess,
  3. C. Doswell and
  4. R. Davies-Jone
  1. T. Theodore Fujita

Published Online: 18 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/GM079p0001

The Tornado: Its Structure, Dynamics, Prediction, and Hazards

The Tornado: Its Structure, Dynamics, Prediction, and Hazards

How to Cite

Fujita, T. T. (1993) Plainfield Tornado of August 28, 1990, in The Tornado: Its Structure, Dynamics, Prediction, and Hazards (eds C. Church, D. Burgess, C. Doswell and R. Davies-Jone), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/GM079p0001

Author Information

  1. The University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois 60637

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 18 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1993

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875900384

Online ISBN: 9781118664148

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Keywords:

  • Tornadoes—Congresses

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Photographic Evidence of the Storm

  • F5 Plainfield Tornado

  • Mapping Tile Storm Damage

  • Need for Elevated Scans and Doppler Radar

  • Do Tornadoes Grow Upward or Downward?

  • What Happened in F5 Winds?

  • Cloud-Top Features by Satellites