Tornadoes and waterspouts in Catalonia (1950–2009)

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Gayá, Miguel; Llasat, María del Carmen; Arús Dumenjo, Joan;
(2011)
  • Publisher: Copernicus Publications
  • Journal: Natural Hazards and Earth System Sciences (issn: 1561-8633, eissn: 1684-9981)
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  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.5194/nhess-11-1875-2011
  • Subject: Tornadoes | Waterspouts | G | Catalunya | Geography. Anthropology. Recreation | QE1-996.5 | Tempestats | Geology | Mangas de agua | TD1-1066 | 1950-2009 | GE1-350 | Environmental technology. Sanitary engineering | Environmental sciences | Tornados | Storms | Catalonia

This paper presents a preliminary climatology of tornadoes and waterspouts in Catalonia (NE Iberian Peninsula). A database spanning 60 yr (1950–2009) has been developed on the basis of information collected from various sources such as weather reports, insurance compani... View more