2009

Storm Chases and other events we documented in 2009
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May 13 2009

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With a tornado watch in place, a group of storms form in northern illinois marching across winnebago, boone and then mchenry counties.  Erik sets up leaving crystal lake to intercept the group of storms.

 

Severe Thunderstorm / small hail / --

 

- Erik

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June 1 2009

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A small severe storm crosses southern McHenry county. Erik follows it through Kane County till its killed off by a lake breeze from Lake Michigan. Some minor hail was encountered.

 

Severe Thunderstorm / small hail / --

 

- Erik

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June 19 2009

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Rich, Dave, Erik and Tina intersept a late night tornado warned cell in southern Rock County Wisconsin

 

Tornado Warning / -- hail / strong winds

 

- Rich / Erik / Dave / Tina

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June 19 2009

 

​​An early morning developing supercell drops larger hail in Marengo before moving on towards Huntley and becoming Tornado Warned.

 

Severe Thunderstorm / 1.5in hail / develops into a tornado warned cell

 

- Erik / Dave / Tina