Monthly Archives: May 2011

Tracking Twisters airs TONIGHT!

The first installment of “24/7 Weather: Tracking Twisters” airs tonight at 10pm on 7NEWS. We will be airing additional segments throughout the week so stay tuned in! Severe weather season seemed to pick up quickly in Colorado this past week. … Continue reading

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Some amazing photos from our chase trip!

Special thanks to Paul Samaras for capturing our trip with TWISTEX through the view of this wide angle camera lens! Here is the link to view his photos!

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4 Days and 7 States Later

2 funnel clouds north of Colby, KS! (and one yesterday in Minneapolis) Pics and video to follow; been in the drivers seat most of the day which has made it difficult to share online… safety comes first! TWISTEX had a … Continue reading

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Ever wonder why it’s called the Show Me State? The answer originates in Colorado

In transit from Iowa to Kansas this morning, and when passing through Missouri I was wondering why it is called the “Show Me State.” A quick google search led me to the website of Missouri Secretary of State Robin Carnahan. … Continue reading

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Day 2 in Review

Didn’t think we’d end up chasing in a major metro area but at the end of the day we found ourselves in Minneapolis! With 15+ hours of chasing behind us, I’ll recap the day in the morning as we drive … Continue reading

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The Road Less Chased

Here we are now having just crossed into the great state of Minnesota. Yes, Minnesota. The consensus at this time is to go after the slight risk for supercell thunderstorms in the Land of 10,000 Lakes. Why the persistence? The … Continue reading

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What’s the plan for today?

Still deciding. We’re at the morning briefing where Tony Laubach, Tim Samaras, Carl Young an the rest of the TWISTEX team are debating what to do today. Currently we are on the banks of the Missouri River in Chamberlain, SD. … Continue reading

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