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.)
Location. Touch for map. The marker is located on the northern perimeter of Veterans Park. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1201 13th Street, Saint Cloud FL 34769, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 5 other markers are within 9 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); 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).
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.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 31, 2012, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia. This page has been viewed 558 times since then and 55 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on March 31, 2012, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia.