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6/3/22 Storm Chase: Slight Risk

The Storm Prediction Center (SPC) has issued a Slight Risk for the High Plains today. Associated with the Slight Risk is a 2% Tornado Threat Ring over the NM/TX border. To summarize the SPC:  The threat near the NM/TX border … Continue reading

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Moderate Risk: 4/27/14

The Storm Prediction Center (SPC) has issued a Moderate Risk today for Arkansas. Associated with the Moderate Risk is a 15% Tornado Ring, with a hatched area for EF2-EF5 tornadoes. The SPC says the highest risks are from the prefrontal … Continue reading

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5-8-13: In the right neighborhood

There was one reported tornado 21 miles NW of Aspermont, which puts it under 50 miles from my 3rd choice (Paducah, TX). Today’s outlook didn’t look all that great, so I didn’t do a prediction.

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Slight Risk: 5-8-13

The Storm Prediction Center has issued a slight risk and 5% tornado rings for today throughout the southern and central plains. I slept in, so I did not get the early updates to watch this develop. The discussion involves several … Continue reading

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5-24-12 Predictions, Chase Day

The SPC has issued a moderate risk, PWSO and 10% tornado ring for WI/MN, which is way out of the area we could reach today. Instead, we will focus on the slight risk tail that leads into KS/NE, with no … Continue reading

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6-9-11 Follow up: 2 Tornadoes

SPC reports show two tornadoes yesterday- one in KS and one in ME. The one in KS spawned from the impressive hook I posted yesterday, but it did not last very long. It was located in Colwich, KS, about 92 … Continue reading

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6-9-11 Predictions

SPC has issued a moderate risk for New England, and a slight risk for a good part of the plains. Due to traffic, trees and bad road networks, I would still choose the slight risk in the plains over the … Continue reading

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5-31-11 Follow up: 1 Tornado

SPC received one report of a tornado in Michigan. I think punting/traveling yesterday would have been a good call…

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