Monthly Archives: August 2015

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Win Some Cool Gear In a New Weather Photo Contest!

Photo above ©Scott Stuart. Our friends over at Photocrowd are hosting a photo contest judged by the infamous Pecos Hank. If you’ve never watched any of Hank’s stuff, its a must for any storm fan. PhotoCrowd is looking for the best extreme weather photo with the prize being a ThinkTank Aiport Navigator. Pretty useful if you [...]

By | August 31st, 2015|Storm Chase Topics|0 Comments

Three Strong Hurricanes in Pacific Putting On an Incredible Show – August 30, 2015

The weather world is once again in awe of the Pacific’s tropical season, with three strong Hurricanes putting on a show. Hurricanes Jimena, Ignacio, and Kilo have been putting on a whale of a show in what is best described as a side effect of a potentially record breaking El Nino. […]

By | August 30th, 2015|Other Weather|0 Comments

Stagnant Weather Pattern To Persist Over Next Week

While the beginning of September last year greeted us with a tornadic storm chase here on the Southern Plains — this year we are very far from any weather pattern like that. It certainly appears that we won’t be seeing much in the name of notable weather for the next week, sans perhaps some diurnally driven [...]

By | August 30th, 2015|Southern Plains Weather|0 Comments

Beautiful Timelapse of a Storm Plus Rainbow in Arizona

We’re pretty big fans of the monsoon guys out in Arizona. There’s some true photography talent out there, one of which is Bryan Snider — who we’ve posted a previous incredible time-lapse showing a textbook downburst from. Today, Bryan posted another time-lapse which is just as stunning, showing an isolated thunderstorm and rainbow from monsoon [...]

By | August 30th, 2015|Other Weather|0 Comments

The Best of Severe Weather Photography and Videography – August 30, 2015

This week on our Facebook Group Severe Weather Photography and Videography, we saw some incredible stormy skies posted! All of you in the 8600+ strong group are just bringing some incredible eye candy each and every week. If you haven’t done so, join the group and start sharing your photos today! Let’s get to the week’s best! […]

By | August 30th, 2015|Other Weather|0 Comments

The Boom or Bust (Mostly Boom) Chase of May 21, 2011

The thing I love the most about drylines is that they are oftentimes just so magical. May 21, 2011 was a day where the cap was relatively strong, but there was enough heating and just enough upper lift that made a storm or two possible along the dryline along the I-35 corridor in Oklahoma. [...]

By | August 29th, 2015|Tornado Titans Season 2`|0 Comments