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Production Log #5: Attack of the Tornado Helix

Around 2 o’clock in the afternoon on May 17th, Reed was still sleeping — he hadn’t rested the previous night because various early-morning news shows had requested live interviews (very common during storm season). Dick McGowan, Reed’s driver, had taken

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December Weather Summary

December of 2013 will be remembered for the massive ice storms that slammed the southern Great Plains through the Mississippi and western Ohio River Valleys to Great Lakes Region.  The first ice storm dropped 1/2″ to 1″ of freezing rain

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Supercells and Tornadoes Possible Friday Afternoon – Forecast Overview

If the latest NAM model is even remotely accurate with moisture return, isolated TORNADOES are very possible tomorrow in the TX/OK Panhandles to as far north as southwest Kansas. Plan is for Dominator team to surge west for this chase

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Deadly Tornado Strikes Georgia, Severe Weather Outbreak 1-29/1-30

On January 29th, the Storm Prediction Center had issued a moderate risk for a big chunk of the mid-south with the primary threats being damaging winds and strong tornadoes. Numerous tornado watches were issued and most of the severe weather

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Episode 9 of “Tornado Chasers” launches tomorrow! TVN in LA/NY!

Episode 9, “Birthday Boy” launches tomorrow! The TVN team chases the jungles of the Lake Superior region, including fast-moving supercells…and still finds a way to celebrate Chris Chittick’s birthday! Don’t forget, you can view episodes 1-8 at any time, with

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Hurricane Sandy wreaks havoc along the East Coast!

Hurricane Sandy, as of this writing, has been responsible for at least 88 US deaths, along with 43 in the Caribbean, making it the 4th deadliest hurricane in US history.  It also left millions without power and will cost the

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Episodes 1, 2, and 3 now Available, TVN Podcast

Episodes 1, 2 and 3 of “Tornado Chasers” is now available online on TVN Weather here!  Thanks to everyone for your support!  We’ve also extended the rental period until 5 days; these episodes are available anytime, anywhere, 24/7!  Check out

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