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The APS-15 radar located on top of the Illinois State Water Survey building at the University of Illinois – Willard Airport.

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November 17, 2013 tornado trail created by the National Weather Service in Lincoln, Illinois.

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Photograph by the Illinois Emergency Management Agency that shows the extent of the destruction in Gifford.

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An aerial view looking north shows extensive tornado damage in Ogden.

“Cecil Hudson, near Myra Station, is one of the many area residents whose farms and homes were damaged by storms last weekend.” Courier, March 6, 1961.

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April 19, 1996 tornado trail published in The News-Gazette, April 21, 1996

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"Danny Clay, left, United Sign and Awning Company, and Jim Berhoeven, Fisher Communications, Oakwood, both from Danville, installed a new tornado siren in Sidney Monday morning" The News-Gazette, March 30, 1998.

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As the storm passed a short distance north of the radar, an appendage became visible on the parent echo. Within a few moments, the echo appendage began to curl into a hook shape seen here.

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"Don Skaggs looks at the new display commemorating the first time a tornado was tracked by radar" The News-Gazette, August 30, 2001

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"Sadorus was hit hard with 15 families left homeless there…cars and trucks flipped like playthings" The News-Gazette, March 21, 1976.
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