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Old 09-13-2011, 08:05 AM
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Default Re: Goderich F3 tornado - August 21, 2011

Originally Posted by DarkSky View Post
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.
Yeah, and that supercell was tornado warned in northern Lower Michigan well before it reached the lake.
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