June 17th, 2009 - Supercell Thunderstorm in Central Nebraska

by Ben Tillotson April. 25, 2018 388 views

I was a relatively active storm chaser in 2009 - 2011. During those years I witnessed some amazing skies. One of my most memorable moments was this storm near Grand Island, Nebraska in 2009. The rotating updraft created beautiful striations or layers within the storm structure that I had not seen in such clarity before. This photo was taken shortly before the storm produced several tornadoes.

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Heike 1 year, 8 months ago

Stunning ! I wouldn't go out to make some photos, if the sky looks like that one on your photo....

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Ho Kim 1 year, 9 months ago

It will be thrilling to see the storm cloud that close to you. It's good that you were not hurt from those tornadoes. Amazing shot!

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Joe Zink 1 year, 9 months ago

I share the storm chasing addiction!

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Antonio Gil 1 year, 9 months ago

A scary monster. Love it.

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