St. Cloud in Osceola County, Florida — The American South (South Atlantic)
The Thunderstorm Project
Erected 1986 by Meteorologists from around the country in cooperation with the Department of State. (Marker Number F-309.)
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Environment • Science & Medicine.
Location. 28° 14.748′ N, 81° 16.968′ W. Marker is in St. Cloud, Florida, in Osceola County. Marker is on 13th Street (U.S. 192) east of New York Avenue, on the right when traveling east. The marker is located on the northern perimeter of Veterans Park. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1201 13th Street, Saint Cloud FL 34769, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 10 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. First National Bank/St. Cloud Chamber of Commerce (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Grand Army of the Republic Building (approx. 0.2 miles away); Hunter Arms Hotel (approx. 0.2 miles away); Veterans Memorial Library (approx. 0.2 miles away); Sugar Belt Railway/VFW Post (approx. ¼ mile away); Hamilton Disston Sugar Plantation (approx. 1½ miles away); Osceola County (approx. 8.4 miles away); Historic St. John's Episcopal Church (approx. 9.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in St. Cloud.
Also see . . .
1. NOAA History - Stories and Tales of the Weather Service/TechnolgyTales/Thunderstorm Research Project . (Submitted on March 31, 2012, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia.)
2. NOAA History - Stories and Tales of the Weather Service/TechnolgyTales/Thunderstorm Project Begins. (Submitted on March 31, 2012, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia.)
3. AMS Journals Online - Thunderstorm Structure and Circulation. Data from Thunderstorm Project observations in Florida, derived mainly from airplane traverses through thunderstorms, are analyzed in order to obtain a description of thunderstorm structure and circulation. (Submitted on March 31, 2012, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on March 31, 2012, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia. This page has been viewed 645 times since then and 18 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on March 31, 2012, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia.