This was the first full day for Tour 7, and my driver was Brad Carter. Much like the first day of Tour 6 a week… [Read More]
Developing CB between Denver and Bennett, near I-70, midafternoon. Slender funnel cloud about an hour later from a second dying, pathetic cumulus cloud, several miles… [Read More]
Tour 6 group on Scotts Bluff and Tour 6 group on instruments… This is Ames Monument, just south of I-80 and east of Laramie, WY…. [Read More]
Rotating updrafts south of Torrington, WY, were strongly deviant and moved west in weak northerly flow aloft. This one above has a dinky, bare-bones rotating… [Read More]
High-based storms on this day in extreme eastern Wyoming were not entirely uninteresting. But almost.
The potential for storms was nil, so we spent an afternoon at Theodore Roosevelt National Park in western North Dakota. .
This day is a blur. I think we had lunch in Bismarck, and targetted an area southwest of Bismarck. Storm towers went up late in… [Read More]
June 23 was a Saturday, the first full day of chasing for Tour 6—-a day which was doomed from the start. This was the day… [Read More]
I spent a few non-chase days in Omaha from the 18th to the 20th, and had to be in Denver for the start of Tour… [Read More]
short version: Brian and I got out of Pierre by 11 a.m. and targeted the Grand Forks, ND, area. The cap was strong, and held… [Read More]