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May 31, 1998 Tornado Outbreak

The following shows a tornadic storm over the eastern sections of Broome county. The image shows Storm Relative Motion through different elevations through the storm. Each panel is labeled with its corresponding elevation of the radar antenna, upper left hand panel is 0.5 degrees, etc. The circles show the area of maximum rotation.

Storm Relative Motion

The tornado reached its maximum strength, F3 intensity producing winds between 158 and 206 MPH, over the town of Deposit at approximately 630 PM EDT.

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