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NOAA Photo Library Image - nssl0210

Project Vortex-99. Occluded mesocyclone tornado. Occluded means old circulation on a storm; this tornado was forming while the new circulation was beginning to form the tornadoes which preceeded the F5 Oklahoma City tornado. Photo #3 of sequence.

Image ID: nssl0210, NOAA's National Severe Storms Laboratory (NSSL) Collection
Location: Oklahoma 7 miles south of Anadarko
Photo Date: May 3, 1999
Credit: OAR/ERL/National Severe Storms Laboratory (NSSL)

Category: Tornadoes/

High Resolution Photo Available





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