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Unexpected meteorological extremes : the Limerick tornado of 1851

Auteur :
TYRRELL, J.

Description :
An analysis of contemporary documentary sources and meteorological observations show that a T4 tornado event occurred in Limerick during October 1851 ahead of a cold front in unstable air. The path of the tornado through the city is reconstructed and its impacts are described.


Type de document :
Article de périodique

Source :
Irish geography, issn : 0075-0778, 1997, vol. 30, n°. 2, p. 58-67, Collation : Illustration, Références bibliographiques : 7 ref.

Date :
1997

Editeur :
Pays édition : Irlande, Dublin, Geographical Society of Ireland

Langue :
Anglais
Droits :
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