Decatur, Illinois Tornado
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7:30pm CDT (4/19/96) - The Jacksonville and Springfield supercell continued its path along I-72. ILX reflectivities indicated a hook echo just west of Decatur, Illinois. A second hook echo was located further to the north near Bloomington, IL.

A pair of mesocyclones were associated with the supercells displayed in the reflectivity panel. The I-72 supercell was moving ever closer towards Champaign/Urbana.

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Credits and Acknowledgments for WW2010.
Department of Atmospheric Sciences (DAS) at
the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.