Archive for May, 2012
We left around 5:30 am headed towards Great Bend KS hoping that the SPC was wrong. The official forecast was that the cap would hold over western KS and we’d be driving to blue skies. We arrived around 1400 and went looking for a place to park and watch storms initiate. At this point the [...]
Currently sitting around Hoisington, KS. Clouds are starting to break with blue sky’s around the warm front. We have jumped a good 20 plus degrees over the past hour. We will be playing the boundaries today. Live stream is up.
The chase last weekend ended up being a bust. We drove into Salina KS on Friday and stayed the night there, intending to be somewhere in the Hays area on Saturday. Saturday morning had our target area moved a bit further north, so we decided to go towards concordia KS but started to have some doubts. I [...]
Active week of severe potential this week with a chance of tornadoes. Tuesday: I am watching the intersection of the Cold Front and the Dry Line. This focus will be along the ND/SD border. Following today, we will see a series of troughs make there way in from the west into the plains states. I [...]