NCDC Storm Events - Importing Data

The NCDC Storm Events database is a collection of three datasets of weather events for areas monitored by the National Weather Service. The dataset timeperiod begins in January, 1950 and ends, currently, June, 2018. There are three tables included in the database (the terms “database” and “tables” are used loosely here; they’re csv.gz files on a FTP server). details - A 51 x n dataset fatalities - A 11 x n dataset