I will continue to keep these blog posts brief as it’s nearly 3am and I got back from a 15 hour storm chase only an hour ago.The entire region of north Texas including DFW is part of a Moderate risk of severe weather on Monday 3/19. The primary risk will be severe straight line winds, [read more...]
Storm Chase Forecasting
This is used to review potential storm chase days ahead of the event, evaluating the severe weather potential of chase days.
This will be another brief post… after looking at the 00z model runs of the NAM, I plan to target the area around Shamrock, TX for my initial chasing area on Sunday 3/18. Storms may initiate as early as 1 to 4pm local time in that area, with wind shearing becoming increasingly favorable close to [read more...]
This will be a brief review of severe weather parameters and storm chase potential this upcoming Friday 3/16 through Tuesday 3/20. The best looking area for severe storm development Friday 3/16 through Sunday 3/18 appears to be parts of west Texas into the eastern Texas panhandle. Personally I’m thinking the Childress, TX area would be [read more...]
Now that the 2012 astronomical spring is almost upon us, it opens the doors for storm chasing season in the great plains and this year I am ready! I plan to do as much chasing as my savings will allow this season, so check back frequently for updates on potential chase days I have scheduled. I [read more...]