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Old 09-13-2011, 01:36 AM
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Default Re: Goderich F3 tornado - August 21, 2011

I don't believe it was lake effect. The cell formed OVER the lake. Lake effect is usually moisture that picks up over the lake, passes over the land and heats up causing it to rise and condense. But this storm was already mature before even reaching land.
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