What can you say about this? Standing speechless, you watch as the light and ambient pressure changes. You begin to hear the sound of this fury. Which way is the cell moving. Do I have shelter? The World slows down, as you stand there spellbound, full of wonder and awe. McC
Kansas twisters, May 24th, 2016 Multiple, large, violent tornadoes moved through southwest Kansas. This was a rope tornado, from the same parent supercell that later produced some of the large tornadoes. Ef3-4+ tornadoes. Pic from Alex Hutchins.
Lightning strikes the ground from a supercell thunderstorm. Supercell thunderstorms rotate with immense energy, causing a strong updraft and severe weather, including tornadoes, hail, heavy rain, lightning and heavy winds.