Stuck Between the RFD and a Tornado: HP Supercell near Brownwood, Texas (May 6, 2023)

It’s not often we find ourselves in a pretty tight spot — but on May 6 this past Spring we did just that. As we miscalculated the timing of a storm moving relative to no road options due to a large lake, we found ourselves between an RFD with baseball size hail and a probable…

Texas Tornado Warned Supercells – Crowell to Paducah (May 4, 2023)

This was a day we were anticipating a lot because it looked like we had a classic May tornado day set to happen across Western North Texas. All we needed were supercells, and supercells are exactly what we got. And exactly all we got. This was an eventful chase with several different supercells and I…

Panhandle Flying Saucer Structure (May 3, 2023)

The best part of living in Albuquerque for storm chasing is getting the random marginal risk storm chases on your way out to your main target the next day. These chase days are quickly becoming a favorite part of my residency out in the desert, because they always find a way to give me a…