The Plainfield, Illinois, Tornado of August 28, 1990: the Evolution Of Synoptic and Mesoscale Environments

  1. C. Church,
  2. D. Burgess,
  3. C. Doswell and
  4. R. Davies-Jone
  1. William Korotky1,
  2. Ron W. Przybylinski2 and
  3. John A. Hart3

Published Online: 18 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/GM079p0611

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

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

How to Cite

Korotky, W., Przybylinski, R. W. and Hart, J. A. (1993) The Plainfield, Illinois, Tornado of August 28, 1990: the Evolution Of Synoptic and Mesoscale Environments, 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/GM079p0611

Author Information

  1. 1

    National Severe Storms Forecast Center, Kansas City, Missouri 64106

  2. 2

    National Weather Service Forecast Office, St. Louis, Missouri 63304

  3. 3

    National Weather Service Forecast Office, Charleston, West Virginia 25311

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:

  • INTRODUCTION

  • Data

  • Meteorological Setting

  • Analysis

  • Discussion

  • Forecast Implications