WED 30 MAY 2018
We headed west from our hotel in Woodward (OK) to Boise City (OK), via lunch at Guymon (OK). Storms were beginning to fire over the high ground in Colorado and New Mexico, slowly drifting east towards us. We waited a bit, then nudged south to Felt (OK) to watch developments.
|SPC Tornado Probability Forecast
|Our location (blue circle) near Felt, watching a line of storms approaching from the west
|Multiple rotating updrafts were visible near Conlen (TX)
|Lowering cloud base looking north from east of Stratford (TX)
|Greenage! Usually an indication of large hail
|Big storm following us southeastwards
|iPhone pano looking north to the east of Spearman (TX), once I'd managed to get rid of mosquitoes having a feeding frenzy!
|Our position (blue circle) relative to the hail core, which was moving ESE-wards