UK tornado climatology and the development of simple prediction tools

@article{Holden2004UKTC,
  title={UK tornado climatology and the development of simple prediction tools},
  author={J. Holden and Adrian Wright},
  journal={Quarterly Journal of the Royal Meteorological Society},
  year={2004},
  volume={130}
}
  • J. Holden, A. Wright
  • Published 1 April 2004
  • Environmental Science
  • Quarterly Journal of the Royal Meteorological Society
The principle features of tornado climatology in the UK are presented based on the 5‐year period from January 1995. Just over one third of reported tornadoes occurred in the south‐east region of England, and most tornado activity took place during the spring and summer while the least activity occurred during autumn. This was different to the seasonal distribution for the period from 1960 to 1989 when autumn had the greatest number of tornadoes. The reported tornado distribution was shown to be… 

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