Erik Burns

Erik has an uncontrollable passion for severe weather and has the knowledge and instinct to consistently be on the right storms. His success as a storm chaser has landed his footage on all major national news outlets and several TV programs showcasing severe weather. He is the owner and tour director for Tornadic Expeditions. Erik constantly furthers his education in severe weather and forecasting staying on the forefront of breakthroughs in meteorology and forecasting. Erik is a former media chaser for WFAA Dallas and is currently a video stringer for Live Storms Media.


Role: Tour guide, Director

Tour operator: Tornadic Expeditions


Merits: COMET UCAR, NWS Employee Training



Started chasing: 2003