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Where can I find sites relating to Severe Local Storms?

For the British Isles, then the Tornado & Storm Research Organisation (TORRO) has, since 1974, co-ordinated research into the full range of severe convective storm events - tornadoes, severe thunderstorms, waterspouts etc. Their site can be found at

Another developing, and very useful site with a focus on current data relating to severe storms within the UK, and educational material about such events can be found at

In 1997, an organisation was formed to perform similar functions covering Germany, Austria and Switzerland. Follow this link for their site:

Les Crossan maintains a very interesting site to cover his passion relating to all 'storm' phenomena at