Chris Sanner

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About Chris Sanner

Co-Founder of TornadoTitans.com, extreme weather journalist, filmmaker, award-winning photographer. Lives in Oklahoma City with my wife and beautiful pets.

Severe Weather Returns to the Region Tomorrow

Severe weather is returning to the region tomorrow as a dryline sharpens up over the Texas/NM border up into Western Kansas. While a modest pool of moisture will reside east of the dryline, strong upper level lifting will contribute to thunderstorm development by late afternoon. […]

By | March 22nd, 2017|Southern Plains Weather|0 Comments

A Risk of Severe Weather Today in MO/AR, E KS and E OK

We wrote a bit ago about the slow ramp up to storm season, and here we are with our first risk day of March in the region. Today’s risk is centered across the Eastern areas of our region, and features a lot of the classic hallmarks of a severe weather day in the Southern Plains. [...]

By | March 6th, 2017|Southern Plains Weather|0 Comments

How You Can Get Started Storm Chasing…

This is one of the most popular questions we get in our e-mail inbox. Instead of answering these questions a different way each time, I’ll admit to being lazy and writing a quick blog post about it that we can link to. So hey, that’s why you are seeing this blog post today. […]

By | March 2nd, 2017|Storm Chase Topics|0 Comments

It Won’t Get Cold Again, But Storm Season Not Quite Here Either

Well, winter is officially out of the way on a consistent basis — that is unless you are someone that defines winter as highs in the 50s. The way it looks at this point is that we won’t see incredibly cold temperatures (highs below freezing) anytime soon. However, these 80s we’re enjoying on the Southern [...]

By | February 22nd, 2017|Southern Plains Weather|0 Comments

Using 4K Video for Lightning Photography

One of the oldest tricks in the storm chasing book on getting a lightning photo has been to extract a still from a video. This method of lightning photography hasn’t result in the greatest quality for years — but thanks to 4K video we are beginning to see this method of capturing lightning really become [...]

By | February 21st, 2017|Photo Tips|0 Comments

You Are Probably Breaking the Law Re-Posting Someone’s Material…How to Avoid It

In what is becoming a bit of a problem on social media amongst both the weather community and news community at large — people are breaking copyright laws to post material on their own accounts. It should go without saying, but if you are in the process of creating media assets, there’s really no excuse [...]

By | February 8th, 2017|Storm Chase Topics|0 Comments

February Looks Warm, But Will It Be Stormy?

You’ve probably seen the chatter on social media about how warm February is looking for the Southern Plains. Indeed, February looks to be a rather warm month by and large. But what there hasn’t been much talk of is how that could mean an earlier than usual storm season kickoff. February severe weather events are [...]

By | February 6th, 2017|Southern Plains Weather|0 Comments