Category: 2014 (Chasing)

Top 10 Storm Chases of 2014

#1: Nebraska (June 16th, 2014) Estimated daily distance driven: 550 miles Having arrived in the Great Plains two days prior, I was now ready for what was projected to be a potentially significant tornado...

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2014 SNE Weather Conference

A presentation at the 2014 Southern New England Weather Conference on my perspective of storm chasing. I start with the basics of tornado outbreaks and the challenges that come with storm chasing. I then...

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Missouri Tornadic Supercell

A massive supercell thunderstorm dropped four EF-0 tornadoes (confirmed) between the afternoon and early evening hours on September 9th, 2014 in northwestern Missouri. The back story behind this event was very interesting. In fact,...

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Gustnadoes Galore

Friday was a highly anticipated potential tornado day, but aside from a suspect report near Goodland, there were no verified tornadoes as of Saturday morning. There were, however, several impressive gust fronts, gustnadoes, otherwise...

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The Nebraskan Night

This was not expected to be a night for storm chasing. In fact, I started the day in central Kansas and was planning on checking into a hotel in Lincoln, NE and calling it...

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Colorado Storms 6/25/14

Wednesday was a travel/chase day as I started the morning in New Mexico and made it into northeastern Colorado by mid-afternoon. While some storms were firing to my east, I caught something in the...

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Lane/Alpena Tornado: Wide Angle Video

Here’s nearly complete footage (22 minutes) of the tornado, starting just as the storm was underway and ends just a few minutes before it roped out. 1,071 total views, no views today

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Lane, South Dakota Tornado: Source 2

I witnessed a tornado from start to finish in Lane, SD on Wednesday between about 8:00 and 8:28 p.m. This is video from a video camera mounted inside my car. Due to this setup,...

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