Severe Storms 8/2/15

8/2/15 – This was a day I had been waiting for. Finally, a really good chance of storms in lower Michigan. The computer forecast models all showed convection overspreading the region all day long, and congealing into a big squall line, then sagging south. That is exactly what happened. The…

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2014 Storm Chasing Highlights

2014 was a really interesting year in regards to storm chasing for me. There were a number of firsts. Initially I wasn’t going to do much chasing, and concentrate on other things such as Fishing Pleasures, and a few other projects. Throughout the year, I did get out to experience…

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7/11/11 – Derecho Double

Above images are from two separate Derecho events in Michigan on the morning of July 11, 2011. Left image is of Derecho number two in Kentwood, MI. That’s me with Black Beauty underneath a massive Shelf Cloud. The second image is of an awesome lightning strike I captured on video…

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