Sunday 28th May 2017 There was no time to reflection, there was no time for melancholy. No sooner did our chase end, we were on the road heading back to Winnipeg. From NE Oklahoma it was a 16 hour drive and the plan was to drive nonstop, swapping out drivers along the way. As the [...]
Saturday 27th May 2017 - On our last chase day, we head down to NE Oklahoma to chase what looks like it could be the perfect environment for some very dangerous storms.
Saturday 27th May 2017 There’s been some debate about whether we would chase today or not. It’s a long drive back to Winnipeg and some people need to be back to work on Monday morning. I don’t fly home until Tuesday evening but I’m not interested in making that journey back to Canada later by [...]
Friday 26th May 2017 - The team heads to Denver to get teased by a tornado warned storm and find some incredible structure.
Thursday 25th May 2017 - Today we drove all the way to Colorado to intercept some storms and chase them all the way back into central Kansas.
Friday 26th May 2017 One of the things that has been bothering me the last couple of days are my technical woes. Anyone who has been following The Climb knows just how much work I’ve put in to try and make my plans flawless. And so when things go wrong, a part of me feels [...]
Thursday 25th May 2017 Chasing storms is unbelievably taxing. You wake early to check the latest models only to find that all the plans you made late into the night have suddenly been superseded by a new target necessitating a whole new slew of plans. These can get made over a hasty breakfast but usually [...]
Wednesday 25th May 2017 - We return to the Big Texan to watch a fellow storm chaser complete the 72oz steak challenge, and I encounter some technical hurdles producing the vlogs.
Wednesday 24th May 2017 Creating the vlogs every day is a challenge. Firstly there’s videoing the content. It’s about little things like bothering to take that camera into the diner with you as much as the large things such as remembering to video some event going on. The trick is to capture the moment and [...]
Tuesday 23rd May 2017 - On our down day, we go to the UFO Museum in Roswell, commit vandalism at Cadillac Ranch and set fire to things at the park.