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 […]
I captured this incredible Shelf Cloud near Helena, OK on May 18, 2019
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.
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.
* Emergency Radio Communications Included in Video * A “Bomb Cyclone” is an especially severe blizzard defined as a drop in pressure of 24 millibar or more in 24 hours. The Bomb Cyclone that hit Colorado on March 13, 2019 resulted in Category 2 Hurricane Force Winds (96 mph+) and whiteout conditions. Visibility on the […]
*** No wrecks or injuries *** Here’s what I caught on my dashcam in 2017: 6 cars running red lights 3 cars passing illegaly (1 car was caught twice!) 4 people making bad and illegal turns 2 bad lane changes that almost result in accidents 1 illegal merge 2 people going WAY over the speed […]
2017 Solar Eclipse from Ravenna, NE
Rolled over cars, collapsed buildings under construction, and a huge snow boulder. It’s all featured in this video of the blizzard aftermath from Monument, Colorado and Colorado Springs, CO. Recorded March 24, 2017.
I have never seen lightning fire this fast before. Video captured in Colorado Springs on July 28, 2016 near the Colorado Springs Airport. This storm produced 3″ tennis ball sized hail and strong winds. It also knocked out power to southeastern Colorado Springs.
A scary wall cloud developed over Colorado Springs, CO today. This wall cloud occurred during a tornado watch, and on a day where the Storm Prediction Center had Colorado Springs at an enhanced risk of tornadoes. There were false reports of funnel clouds associated with this storm, but luckily no tornadoes touched down.
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. […]
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.