26th April 2011

High risk event prior to the high risk in Alabama. We chased about 11 mesocyclones dropping from one to the next. I lost count of the number of hooks produced on this day!

First hook echo region:

Hook region to our east

The TV crew with Tim Samaras

New hook region separating from main storm to the east

Occulsion and rope-out

Next supercell south

next supercell base to the west

Next supercell south

Looking at a hook region at night

Lightning from these cells were powerful and dangerous


Jimmy Deguara

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