What are the tour operators blogging about?

Read what's happening with the different tour operators. This is a sample of what the storm chasing tour operators are blogging about.

Midland ER300 Weather Radio Test

From Extreme Chase Tours blog (about 3 years ago)

A while back Midland sent me their latest NOAA weather radio to test. I finally had an opportunity to really test it and go through all of the functions and features and I have to say this little gem is a nice piece of equipment to hav...Read more

2014 Storm Chasing Tours, Tornado Tours & Photography Vacations

From Extreme Chase Tours blog (over 3 years ago)

As is usual this time of year, we have booked most of our seats for our 2014 storm chasing tours. We currently have a total of 4 seats only available for the entire season! If you are interested in going on a real storm chasing tour adventure or a photogr...Read more

Photo in New Scientist

From Chasing.Tours blog (over 3 years ago)

New Scientist recently published my photo of a Canadian tornado in its magazine. It has been nice to see this photo make the rounds on the internet.http://www.newscientist.com/article/mg22029460.100-freak-canadian-storm-has-nothing-on-martian-weather.html...Read more

Extreme Chase Tours 2014 Storm Chasing Tours Schedule

From Extreme Chase Tours blog (over 3 years ago)

Interested in going on a real storm chasing tour/vacation? Interested in learning aboutt the weather, tornadoes and severe weather? Our 2014 storm chasing tours and tornado tours schedule in up and we have already booked a number of seats, If yo...Read more

May 28th, 2013 Large/Violent stationary tornado near Bennington, Kansas

From Extreme Tornado Tours blog (over 3 years ago)

For May 28th, the SPC issued a slight risk for severe weather across a large part of the country. Having spent the night in Salina, Kansas after yesterday’s successful chase, we woke up, looked over the data, and decided we shoul...Read more

El Reno Tornado, Tim Samaras, Data Collection On The Barometer Bob Show

From Extreme Chase Tours blog (over 3 years ago)

Had an opportunity to discuss the El Reno Tornado, the data collected from this beast as well as the work Tim Samaras and I were doing together and his passing on The Barometer Bob show last evening. Below is the embedded player. It is a little ...Read more

Storm Chasing Tours Photography Tours 2014 Extreme Chase Tours

From Extreme Chase Tours blog (over 3 years ago)

We currently have our 2014 storm chasing tours and weather photography tours schedule up. If your interested in going on a severe weather photography tour hurry and reserve your seat today! You can view our schedule by clicking on the link below...Read more

Extreme Chase Tours Lanny Dean & Chad Berryhill Monster Oklahoma supercell

From Extreme Chase Tours blog (over 3 years ago)

Early season tornado warned supercell near Chickasha, Oklahoma that Chad Berryhill and Lanny Dean documented. Wanna see storms like this? Come join us on a fun, educational storm chasing tour! Seats are booking fast so hurry and reserve your seat today. W...Read more

Storm Chasing Tours, Tornado Tours Adventure

From Extreme Chase Tours blog (over 3 years ago)

Just fully completed the 2014 storm chasing tours schedule and seats are already filling fast. Hurry and reserve your seat today! https://www.extremechasetours.com/Schedule.htmlAnd for those that have not already seen our 2013 storm chasing tours and torn...Read more

Extreme Chase Tours article

From Extreme Chase Tours blog (over 3 years ago)

Interesting little article about Extreme Chase Tours Link below:http://www.roadsideamerica.com/blog/lanny-dean-tornado-chasers/And for those of you who might be interested in going on an educational Storm Chasing Tour check out our website www.extremechas...Read more

May 27th, 2013 Violent tornado near Esbon/Cora, Kansas

From Extreme Tornado Tours blog (over 3 years ago)

On May 27th, the SPC issued a moderate risk of severe thunderstorms for north central Kansas as well as parts of southern Nebraska. This day looked like it could be another big tornado day across parts of the plains, as a warm front wa...Read more

Extreme Chase Tours Website

From Extreme Chase Tours blog (over 3 years ago)

Many of our friends and guests have probably noticed that our website www.extremechasetours.com has been down for almost a week now. We have been doing some maintenance on the website but it is back up now. As we slowly get ready for the 20...Read more

May 26th, 2013 Incredible Structure in Nebraska

From Extreme Tornado Tours blog (over 3 years ago)

On May 26th, the SPC issued a slight risk of severe storms across a large part of the country. We left our hotel in Murdo, South Dakota early in the morning, as we feared we may have to go as far as  southern Nebraska for supercells th...Read more

May 19th, 2013 Violent Tornado

From Extreme Tornado Tours blog (over 3 years ago)

May 19th, 2013 was expected to be a violent day across Oklahoma.  This day was the first real significant tornado day forecast in the plains this season, and it certainly met expectations. The SPC issued a Moderate Risk of severe storm...Read more

May 18th, 2013 Chase and Tornado in Western Kansas

From Extreme Tornado Tours blog (over 3 years ago)

For May 18th,  we have a moderate risk for severe storms per the SPC. We started out the day in Nebraska, as we had been chasing the Northern Plains the days before. Having not seen a tornado yet this season, we were very eager, as th...Read more

The Passing Of Tim Samaras

From Extreme Chase Tours blog (almost 4 years ago)

I have simply not had much time to blog as of late....basically since May. Of course many of my friends and those in the weather community have also been somewhat silenced since the passing of the Twistex team. I was fortunate to have an opportunity to wo...Read more

From Chasing.Tours blog (almost 4 years ago)

Here's a little animation from the El Reno EF-5 tornado. I think this gives a pretty good sense of how while it was partially obscured, you knew it was there with some of the lightning flashes. Images were taken from people with me, I put together the ima...Read more

From Chasing.Tours blog (almost 4 years ago)

Some more photos of the amazing LP Supercell in Nebraska from the final tour. I love that storm!...Read more

One More Frame Grab of the Largest Tornado in Recorded History

From Chasing.Tours blog (almost 4 years ago)

One more frame from a customer's video where the tornado was backlit by lightning. At this point, based off the damage survey, it was only a few tenths of a mile smaller than it's maximum width of 2.6 miles. ...Read more

El Reno Tornado Upgraded to EF-5

From Chasing.Tours blog (almost 4 years ago)

The El Reno, OK tornado was upgraded to an EF-5. It also now holds the record for width, at 2.6 miles. Below is a frame grab from my customer's video....Read more