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Heading to the Southwest for Monsoon Action!

This may be the blogging equivalent of a sign on the office door saying, “Gone chasing!” Tomorrow, Eugene Thieszen, Brandon Goforth, and myself will be heading to the southwest U.S. to capture the monsoon storm activity and also do some desert landscape photography. Last year I had the privilege of doing a similar trip with [...]

By | July 20th, 2016|Storm Chasing|0 Comments

An Electric Night in the Southern Plains (July 14, 2016)

Chris and Brett Wright spent some time out in W OK and the Texas Panhandle yesterday, eventually ending up on a supercell which was very electric. This storm near Clarendon, Texas went through several transitions as an outflow boundary interacted with it and then eventually completely undercut it. […]

By | July 16th, 2016|Storm Chasing|0 Comments

Impressive Tornado Outbreak Strikes the Plains – November 16, 2015

An impressive tornado outbreak took place yesterday over the Plains, as just enough instability combined with insane wind shear values to create an environment conducive towards storms producing tornadoes. Eugene chased the Kansas cells while Chris and Brett were in the Texas Panhandle. Let’s check out their results! […]

By | November 17th, 2015|Storm Chasing|0 Comments

Supercells, A Couple Tornadoes Strike Southern Plains (11/5/15)

A powerful storm system brought severe weather, as advertised, to the region. With a slight risk in place and tornado watches issued, the atmosphere went crazy with severe storms and at least two tornadoes reported in the region. […]

By | November 5th, 2015|Storm Chasing|0 Comments

Documenting the 1000 Year Flood in South Carolina

Brandon Sullivan has been busy over in South Carolina documenting the 1000 year flood for Accuweather. This is an absolutely historic weather event, with rainfall totals of over a foot, with a couple near and over two feet! This definitely brings back a few memories from this past Spring locally! Check out the pics and [...]

By | October 5th, 2015|Storm Chasing|1 Comment

Strong to Severe Storms Across Oklahoma (Pics/Vids) – August 18, 2015

Yesterday, Chris played around with some summer thunderstorms across the north-central part of Oklahoma. There wasn’t much severe weather, but the skies certainly were doing a bit of talking. Here’s a recap of the chase complete with copious pics and vids… […]

By | August 19th, 2015|Storm Chasing|0 Comments