Saturday, June 22, 2013

Another Tornado Watch

This one in effect until 1am CDT.

There is a very strong tornado signature on radar south of Scottsbluff, Neb. in the southern Panhandle moving ESE as of 6:05pm CDT.
Persons near and north of Harrisburg, NE should take immediate safety precautions. Addition: A tornado warning has been officially issued. 

Here is a radar view at 6:09pm CDT.


  1. Speaking of tornadoes, there is an interesting post on WattsUpWithThat about historical tornado activity in the U.S. The assertion is that in spite of this season's powerful and destructive storms, the U.S. is in a tornado "lull". Link:

  2. Yes, the large tornadoes (≥F-3) are less frequent than 50 years ago.