Chase Team: David Drufke, Kristen Drufke Target: Atlantic, Iowa First Intercept: Underwood, Iowa It was a very cool storm, but probably not worth a 700 mile drive. We arrived a little late to the party, as the storm had already produced in Nebraska, and was now a rain-wrapped HP mess on the north end of […]
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Chase Team: David Drufke, Bill Doms Target: Aberdeen, South Dakota Initial Intercept: Leola, South Dakota I photographed way more wildlife than storms this day. We didn’t have time to get out to the triple point, so we played the warm front, but I don’t think there was quite enough instability, and definitely not enough of […]
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After spending an entire afternoon last week baking in the sun on Thursday’s Mod Risk/Hatched Tornado area bust, I waited until initiation with the intention of catching up with the storms a few hours after initiation in Iowa. That plan was shot down by I-35 construction zone traffic which added more than an hour and […]
So, I’m pretty sure there wasn’t a tornado with this storm in southeast of North Platte, Nebraska. We did see a great gustnado and some lots of sharks teeth on the front of the storm. We happened across this storm coming back from Colorado. I felt fairly confident some one would call in the gustnado […]
Date: May 13, 2009 Location: north central Missouri I decided to head down to the MO/IL state line on Wednesday for a possible tornado outbreak. Jacob, Doug, and I headed out a 6am for Hannibal, MO. We were expect an event in IL, but ended up in north central MO. After watching early convention struggle […]
On July 10th, a thunderstorm with very severe winds passed over the Twin Cities metro area. After letting the large hail pass, went around the area and was witness to quite a bit over flooding and wind damage… nothing too major, but enough to wreck someone’s day.