Southeast South Dakota
|THIS IS NOT A FUNNEL!!!
Don't let eagerness overcome
the obvious. Know what you
are looking at!
|Beautifully rounded base near
|Round bales on fire from lightning strike.
The farmer came and moved the bale
shortly after this. Cullen got a little
carried away using Photoshop on this one.
|Lowering with weak rotation.
Hail really picking up at this
point. Not a lot but the chunks
falling were pushing 1"+.
|Was thinking may have a
chance at a tornado as the
visual rotation was really
|Visibility was really bad as
precip wrapped in as the cell
took on a more HP stage. I
really though it was going to
tornado at this point.
|One last try before the hail
caused me to back off to the
|Right under the edge of the wall
cloud as the hail starts fall.
|Decided to drop off the storm as it was
going outflow dominant and lining out.
Pretty view over the James River.
|Kind of a cool view just west of Sioux
Falls, SD at a sheared, rotating mini-tower
complete with inflow bands! To quote