Tracking Down a Hail Storm

hailradar 9cd36b7ca3dc3e21 66d32ced83c2ffcc a076ef394973b2e9 Tracking Down a Hail Storm

How does one track down a hail storm?

Sunday was an interesting day, as there were at least two thunderstorms that produced hail in Connecticut. I was fortunate enough to actually intercept both of those storms. 

Here’s a slide-show of my journey from start to finish, to get inside of the mind of a storm chaser. The ultimate goal is to intercept the core of a strong or severe thunderstorm. In the case of Sunday, the cores produced hail and gusty winds.

WTNH NEWS8 provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review. Also, you can now block any inappropriate user by simple selecting the drop down menu on the right of any comment and selection "Block User" from there.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s