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UNIVERSITY PLACE

Tornadoes and Derechos in Central North America

  • Aired: 06/26/2013
  • 01:04:42
  • Rating: TV-G
Jonathan Martin, Professor, Department of Atmospheric and Oceanic Studies, UW-Madison, explores the nature of the severe thunderstorms that spawn tornadoes and severe weather threat of the straight-line wind storms called derechoes. Martin examines the relationship between the physical environment and these potentially devastating weather events.
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Jonathan Martin explores weather phenomena that produce tornadoes and derecho storms.
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