WSR-88D Imagery from the Okeechobee Tornado
May 12, 1996


Showers developing on boundary over Lake Okeechobee. (b-ref/.5deg/130158z)

 


Cells rapidly developing over northern part of the lake. (b-ref/.5deg/130203z)

 


Strong thunderstorm remains over northern end of lake, producing F0 tornado over extreme southwest Okeechobee County. Tornado likely to have originated as a waterspout. Several mobile homes damaged, one motor home destroyed, one minute after this image. (b-ref/.5deg/130209z)


Strong thunderstorm remains intense, however tornado quickly dissipated. (b-ref/.5deg/130215)


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