Monthly Archives: April 2015

April 13th Extended Forecast

Unfortunately there isn’t a whole lot to look forward to over the next couple weeks if you’re a storm chaser. The next trough forecast to come through the plains is currently moving on shore in the Pacific Northwest. It should … Continue reading

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Chase Video Tornadic Supercell in SW Kansas

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2MKvgo1b8y8 Above is a link to some of my video from the tornadic supercell by Richfield, Kansas yesterday. There was a tornado reported at 8:06 northeast of Richfield, but I never saw it. Could have been easy to miss though … Continue reading

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Today’s Chase

Just got home from chasing.  12 hours in the car and 520 miles. I was on the tornado warned storm in far SW Kansas.There was a tornado reported with it some place off to the northeast of Richfield. I saw one … Continue reading

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Stream Up

http://www.chasertv.com/stationmaps/KWCH/player.php?stream=8675444 Stream is up. I’m on a little LP supercell in far SW Kansas. The thing has a lot of rotation with a pretty impressive velocity signature right now with a big dust plume under the mesocyclone. You can see it’s … Continue reading

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Today

heading west on 400. Little late getting out of town but I should make it to the target area in time for the window of time I’m interested in. Heading for far SW Kansas/Oklahoma panhandle. I’ll turn on my stream … Continue reading

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Update

Just glanced over data and no changes to the going forecast so see my previous post. I think the most likely area for storms to develop this afternoon is going to be in far SE Colorado and into SW Kansas. … Continue reading

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April 11 Forecast

Just a few thoughts on tomorrow’s forecast in the above map. Take it with a big grain of salt because I literally looked at this setup for the first time today and I haven’t spent much time on it. I’m … Continue reading

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Forecast Update

Well I thought I was going to have the weekend off and get to take it easy, but the more I look at the setup for tomorrow in western Kansas the more I think I probably better chase. It’s not … Continue reading

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Today

lol welp, not my best forecast. The location of tornadoes was a bit of a whiff. You can look back and see the maps for yourself. Maybe half of the tornadoes got in the area  I highlighted. To be fair … Continue reading

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Update

Sitting just south of Wichita on the turnpike right now. How things are going to unfold is becoming more clear now that visible satellite is showing good cu fields. Round 1 of storms is off to the east and we … Continue reading

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