High-Speed Storm Radars to Track Tornadoes, Fend Off Tragedy


NOAA’s National Severe Storms Laboratory is working with the University of Massachusetts at Amherst, the University of Oklahoma, Colorado State University and the University of Puerto Rico at Mayaguez to install test radar nodes (left) in hopes avoiding the next tornado tragedy like the one that leveled much of Parkersburg, Iowa, late last month (right).