June 18-19, 2009
|June 18th - Blue Sky Bust in Iowa|
|Yawn! Having to wake up early
after an adrenaline-filled previous day is difficult! But sooo worth
The 3 of us, Mark Robinson,
Scott McPartland and
Dave Lewison pose for our last chase of the year together. My hair is
|Great ad for AT&T...More bars
in more places.
Speaking of wind farms. Did you know that these turbines were so huge?!?
|Here's Mark posing in front of
the generator unit...which is the size of a small bus!
||And the excitement continues. We're now in the middle of Iowa...waiting for storm initiation...and waiting...|
|The parameters were certainly
I call this "insane-o-CAPE". A small flatulent bird could have set off a storm in this kind of instability.
I don't ever recall seeing the Sig-Tornado parameter this high. We were
sitting in the bulls-eye all afternoon...
AND NOTHING HAPPENED.
BLUE SKY BUST! Oh well... time to head back to NY.
|June 19th - The looooong trip home|
Ah the fun of road trips.....
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