Video of tennis ball size hail west of Fort Worth, Texas on April 17, 2008. The hail destroyed our windshield, and left craters in the exterior of our storm chasing vehicle. Check out TornadoVideos**** for extreme tornado footage, live streaming video, and our breaking news blog.
Video of baseball to softball size hail destroying the vehicle of TornadoVideos**** storm chasers near Seminole, TX on May 5, 2006. The largest hail stones break through the wind shield and a back window, destroy the air conditioning unit, and break out the right side mirror! Check out TornadoVideos**** for more extreme weather video, breaking news, and our live GPS tracker.
Dominator 2 should be completed by Storm Chasers filming. Base vehicle is a 2011 GMC Yukon XL from Todd Wenzel GMC in Grand Rapids, Michigan. Be sure to follow tornadovideos**** for updates during the new build process.
Video of massive hail destroying the TornadoVideos**** chase vehicle during two separate storms! For more extreme hail and tornado video in HD, watch "Storm Chasers" on Discovery CHannel this fall!
Tornado Fury documents the record-breaking 2007 tornado season as extreme storm chasers Reed Timmer and Joel Taylor travel the Great Plains in search of violent tornadoes from close range. Ken Cole puts you in their storm chasing vehicle, as strong tornadoes rip trees from the ground only 200 yards away. Check out TornadoFury**** or TornadoVideos**** for more information.
Hail up to softball size destroying the TornadoVideos**** storm chasing vehicle in the Texas Panhandle on May 5, 2006.
Storm Chasers returns Sunday, Oct. 18th 10pm EP on Discovery!
The Storm Chasers are back in 2009 with even more pursuit power. Reed Timmer has jacked up his prime chase vehicle, now christened the Dominator, with armor and new cutting-edge instrumentation. The TIV Crew led by Sean Casey has the next generation Tornado Intercept Vehicle running in top condition with a new camera turret and a lighter, faster chassis. Plus, three new vehicles have been added including Tim Samaras and his Team Twistex, the TIV Doghouse and a new 2009 Jeep for the intrepid SCOUT Team. So while you're waiting for the return of the all new 2009 season, you're in the right place to check out some of the most AWESOME TORNADO VIDEO around!
Large tornado and softball-size hail destroys the chase vehicle!
Installation of the Close Range Vertical Radar on TornadoVideos****'s storm chasing vehicle at Radiance Technologies in Oxford, MS. This radar is designed to measure the horizontal and vertical winds inside a tornado. The first intercept with CLOVER was the Kirksville, MO tornado on May 13, 2009. You can see this chase on Discovery Channel's Storm Chasers this Fall.