While out chasing in the Texas Panhandle on May 7, 2019, we almost got hit by a rain wrapped tornado. Luckily Daniel Shaw saw it on radar and we were all able to get out of the way before the tornado came through. This video is a recap of my chase that day.
A snow storm hit Colorado on November 22, 2019 dumping up to 2 feet of snow in certain parts of the state. This video shows the carnage from Colorado Springs. Numerous vehicles were stuck and slid off the road. One van even flipped over when it hit the ditch.
Our video shot on March 29, 2016 of a 20 acre grass fire in Colorado Springs, CO was featured in The Gazette. The full news story can be found here.
I was trying to capture this beautiful storm structure when strong winds knocked my tripod over. Watch the dirt fly in the air as my camera hits the ground.
Colorado is known for lots of snow and lots of hills. Yesterday it rained all day, turning into freezing rain by the evening. The roads were covered in ice. Overnight and this morning it snowed. In my experience, snow covered icy roads are the most difficult to drive on. 18 inches of snow fell in […]
This is the aftermath of a hail storm that left 8 inches of hail on the road and shut down I-25 and numerous side roads for hours until snow plows could come through and clear the roads. The piles of hail you see on the side of the road took 2 days to melt. This […]
I captured this incredible Shelf Cloud near Helena, OK on May 18, 2019
My adorable 6 year old boys explaining what they are seeing in the storm clouds west of Goodland, KS this evening.
Driving south on I-25 on Saturday, May 9th, 2015. I was trying to catch up with a tornado that had just touched down in Hanover, CO. Suddenly a large amount of pea sized hail came down and covered the road. I estimate about 6″ of hail was on the road.
It should come as no surprise that storm chasers do not eat well while chasing storms. Storm chasers will often chase for up to 18 hours at a time non-stop. During the chase, chasers don’t have time to eat good food. Usually lunch and dinner is whatever we can find at a gas station. Often […]
On Tuesday, March 29, 2016, a 20 acre grass fire spread rapidly threatening hundreds of residents in homes and apartments. Nazarene Bible College was also threatened as flames reached the parking lot of the college, just a few yards from nearby buildings. The fire burned near the intersection of S Academy Blvd and Fountain Blvd. […]
I took my 5 year old boys storm chasing today, and it was the best bust day ever! I started in Las Animas, CO. While everybody else was chasing the TOR WAR storm near near Lamar, I went south on 109 after what looked like a good cell. One other spotter network dot did the […]