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.
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 […]