A Guide on How Thunderstorms Work

As part of our Spotting 101 series, this video takes a look back at the basics of storm anatomy. You’ll learn about things like the updraft and downdraft, but we’ll also start explaining other phenomena as well. This is the ground floor of the parts of a thunderstorm, so it is a good idea for…

This Unique Tornado Event in Oklahoma Was Wild on Radar

April 19 of this past storm season was my first chase of the year and it turned into quite an event after dark! Multiple tornadoes formed in a small area with movements that seemingly covered every possible direction through the night. This is because two tornado-producing supercell thunderstorms underwent a Fujiwara transition, which meant they…