It was one year ago today, on a Sunday, that an insidious tornado tore through the southern portion of Joplin, Missouri.Insidious because of how quickly it formed, where it formed, how intense it became and where it traveled.
The 12z model runs from this Tuesday morning are still showing a chance for severe storms on Thursday over the Great Plains but we have issues. It’s a lead shortwave set-up coming out of the long-wave trough out west. Adequate but not great overall shear. A cap that will quicky snuff out […]
It was the third day of an extended storm chase into the Great Plains and I have several good storms to show for it including an awesome twin tornado shot near Cherokee, Oklahoma during the last 20 minutes of the chase on Saturday.
A high risk for severe weather and a probable tornado outbreak is forecast for an area west of the Ozarks. The greatest threat as outlined today is from north of Wichita south-southwest into Oklahoma west of Oklahoma City. I will be staying an extra day, extending my current storm chase, to report on these storms!