STORM NEWS and Archives for 2002


This page contains an index to storm chase, severe weather, tornado reports and images of current and past storm events that are organized by year, month and day in reverse chronological order.

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Last revised: January 13, 2007

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2002
  1. Updated NOAA Weather Radio Station Listings and Coverage
  2. Current Sea Surface Temperature Anomaly Map
  3. Gulf of Mexico Sea Surface Temperature Anomalies versus April severe weather
  4. (In)Famous Storm Chase Vehicles
  5. New Perspective on Tornado Climatology (requires Adobe Acrobat reader)
  6. West Texas Mesonet data files
  7. IHOP
  8. List of Public Libraries in Oklahoma
  9. Weather Radar Discussion Group
  10. AT&T Text to Speech Site - Give commands to Mr. Roboto 
  11. Storm Machine Shop
  12. Desktop Doppler
  13. November 10, 2002 - Van Wert, OH tornado report by NWS
  14. October 9-11, 2002 - Dodge City, KS - AMS High Plains Conference
  15. October 3, 2002 - Woods County, OK to Barber County, KS supercell by Michael Umscheid
  16. September 2, 2002 - Ladysmith, WI cleanup effort by the Star Tribune
  17. September 2, 2002 - Ladysmith, WI tornado from the Milwaukee Journal Sentinal
  18. September 2, 2002 - Ladysmith, WI tornado from KARE Ch 11
  19. September 2, 2002 - Ladysmith, WI tornado from WAOW TV
  20. August 28, 2002 - Wahpeton, ND Supercell
  21. August 27, 2002 - Denver, CO Supercell by Elke Ueblacker
  22. August 26, 2002 - Cheyenne Wells, CO - Outflow / dust storm by J. Haynes
  23. August 25, 2002 - Lightning in Catoosa, OK by Dave Crowley
  24. August 24, 2002 - Albin, WY
  25. August 24, 2002 - Image 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 and radar image of the storm
  26. August 24, 2002 - Paoli, Colorado "Mothership"
  27. August 16, 2002 - Crofton, NE
  28. August 3, 2002 - Euroa, Victoria, Australia tornado by Jane ONiel
  29. July 23 & 25, 2002 - Triggered lightning in Florida by Chris Kridler
  30. July 2, 2002 - Case Study
  31. June 14, 2002 - Springer to Logan, NM supercell by Sam Barricklow
  32. June 11, 2002 - Russell to McPherson, KS supercells and brief tornadoes by Sam Barricklow
  33. June 10, 2002 - Northern Kansas to Hastings, Nebraska supercells and lightning by Sam Barricklow
  34. June 6, 2002 - South Dakota / Nebraska chase by Mike Hollingshead
  35. June 6, 2002 - Mayer, MN supercell by Melanie Metz
  36. June 4, 2002 - Supercells near Lubbock, TX by Doug Raflick
  37. June 4, 2002 - Supercells near Lubbock, TX by Chris Kridler
  38. June 4, 2002 - Central Illinois chase by John Farley
  39. June 4, 2002 - Indiana storms by Matthew Hartman
  40. June 2 & 3, 2002 - Horse-shoe funnels in Nebraska and hail storms in Colorado by Chris Kridler
  41. June 1, 2002 - Traffic - the biggest danger to chasers - photo by Bobby Prentice (No chasers were involved in this accident, but RJ Evans and Bobby Prentice stopped to render aid.)
  42. May 28 & 29, 2002 - Southwest Texas storms by Chris Kridler
  43. May 27, 2002 - Gorman, Coleman and Brady supercells by Sam Barricklow
  44. May 27, 2002 - Arthur, NE 
  45. May 27, 2002 - Man can't control the weather, microbes are already in charge!  CNN article.
  46. May 26, 2002 - Gustnadofest by Chris Kridler
  47. May 24, 2002 - Cordell, OK tornado by Ryan Jewell
  48. May 24, 2002 - Happy, TX church that was damaged by the tornado and rebuilt, burns
  49. May 24, 2002 - Knox County - Lake Kemp HP and Vernon, Texas supercells by Sam Barricklow
  50. May 23, 2002 - Pampa, TX supercell time-lapse (3 Mb) by Jim LaDue
  51. May 23, 2002 - Pampa / Skellytown supercell by Michael Umscheid
  52. May 23, 2002 - Lipscomb - Follett, Texas tornado by Bill Hark
  53. May 23, 2002 - Follett, Texas tornado by Dave Lewison
  54. May 23, 2002 - Lighting and storm structure near Pampa, TX by Dave Lewison
  55. May 23 & 24, 2002 - Texas Panhandle Storms by Chris Kridler
  56. May 22, 2002 - Tornado look-alike that triggered a tornado warning in Kansas by Bill Hark
  57. May 22, 2002 - Smith Center, KS
  58. May 20, 2002 - California tornadoes by KCRA
  59. May 20, 2002 - California tornadoes by KXTV
  60. May 15, 2002 - "Intuitively Obvious," even to the most casual observer (This may have been a Darwinian survival test!)
  61. May 10 - May 17, 2002 - Article on Ball State storm chase
  62. May 16, 2002 - Texas County, Oklahoma tornado and hail storm by Scott Weberpal
  63. May 15, 2002 - Oklahoma and Kansas chase by John and Beth Moore
  64. May 11, 2002 - Science New article on Tornado Alley
  65. May 9, 2002 - Lightning strike with red "halo" by Bill Hark
  66. May 7, 2002 - Pratt, Kansas hail photo by Ryan Jewell (Fuji FinePix, 2 MP with 2800 with 6X zoom)
  67. May 7, 2002 - Windthorst, KS by Chris Gullikson and Don Lloyd
  68. May 7, 2002 - Kansas supercells by Bernard Hulshof
  69. May 7, 2002 - Kansas radar images
  70. May 7, 2002 - Kansas tornado time lapse images by Neal Rasmussen
  71. May 7, 2002 - Kansas tornadoes by Tim Marshall
  72. May 7, 2002 - Kiowa County, KS tornadoes by Jon Davies
  73. May 7, 2002 - Kiowa County, KS tornadoes by Fritz Kruze and John Finch
  74. May 7, 2002 - SW KS tornado by Sirvatka
  75. May 7, 2002 - Pressure changes near a SW Kansas tornado
  76. May 5, 2002 - Happy, Texas tornado by Sam Barricklow
  77. May 5, 2002 - Happy, Texas tornado damage by Sam Barricklow
  78. May 5, 2002 - Happy, TX tornado time-lapse by Neal Rasmussen
  79. May 5, 2002 - Happy, TX tornado by Bobby Eddins
  80. May 5, 2002 - Happy, TX tornado from StormTrack, including Tim Marshall's images
  81. May 5, 2002 - Happy, TX tornado by Amos Magliocco
  82. May 5, 2002 - Happy, TX tornado by Jeff Lawson
  83. May 5, 2002 - Happy, TX tornado by Kevin McGrath
  84. May 5, 2002 - Happy, TX tornado by Jim Ladue
  85. May 5, 2002 - Happy, TX tornado by Bill Reid
  86. May 5, 2002 - Happy, TX tornado by J.R. Hehnly
  87. May 5, 2002 - Smith and Webster Counties, NE
  88. May 4, 2002 - Vick, TX tornado by Amos Magliocco
  89. April 29, 2002 - Brock, Texas supercell by Ed Cohen
  90. April 28, 2002 - Satellite image of Maryland tornado's path
  91. April 27, 2002 - Missouri supercells by Kyle Harmon
  92. April 21, 2002 - Wayne County, IL tornado by the Paducah, KY NWSFO
  93. April 20, 2002 - Weak tornado near Plainview, TX
  94. April 20, 2002 - Plainview, TX Triple Point Supercell and Dust Whirl by Amos Magliocco
  95. April 17, 2002 - Woodward storm
  96. April 17, 2002 - Blair, NE Supercell
  97. April 17, 2002 - Salt Lake City area windstorm
  98. April 16, 2002 - Fort Worth, Texas tornado by Butch Seaman
  99. April 16, 2002 - Satellite image severe storms over the Central Plains
  100. April 16, 2002 - Wichita, Clay and Montague County Supercells by Amos Magliocco
  101. April 14, 2002 - Pender, NE Bow Echo
  102. April 13, 2002 - Poultry Pulverization near Tulia, TX
  103. April 12, 2002 - Norman, OK Doppler RADAR Celebration
  104. April 11, 2002 - Pretty Prairie, KS tornado by Jim Reed
  105. April 11, 2002 - El Nino / ENSO update
  106. April 9, 2002 - Hodographs
  107. April 7, 2002 - Throckmorton, TX tornado by Chuck Doswell
  108. April 7, 2002 - Throckmorton, TX tornado by Jonathan Garner and Brian Thalken
  109. April 7, 2002 - North Texas Supercells by Amos Magliocco
  110. April 7, 2002 - Weather maps
  111. April 6, 2002 - LP Supercell in New Mexico by Amos Magliocco
  112. April 4, 2002 - El Nino Status
  113. March 31, 2002 - SWIFT severe weather / position plotter
  114. March 30, 2002 - Jewett, TX HP Supercell by Bob Conzemius
  115. March 30, 2002 - Supercell & tornado near Glen Rose, TX Image by Bobby Eddins
  116. March 30, 2002 - Limestone County, TX tornadic supercell
  117. March 30, 2002 - Coke County, TX tornado from KTXS
  118. March 30, 2002 - Central Plains Severe Weather Symposium
  119. March 20, 2002 - Central Texas severe storms
  120. March 24, 2002 - Yole Storms
  121. February 9, 2002 - Denver Chaser Party Pictures
  122. January 12, 2002 - Radar reflection from wind generator farm near White Deer, Texas (NE of AMA)
  123. January 7, 2002 - New classification system for winter storms
  124. January 2002 - Vapor rings of unknown origin

2002 Chase Summaries and Chase Diaries

  1. Sam Barricklow
  2. Spring in Victoria, Australia (images by multiple chasers)
  3. Winter in Victoria, Australia
  4. Cloud 9 Tours
  5. College of DuPage
  6. Bob Conzemius
  7. Matt Crowther and Betsy Abrams
  8. Jimmy Deguara
  9. Chuck Doswell
  10. Downunder Chasing
  11. Bobby Eddins
  12. John Farley
  13. Eric Flescher
  14. Chris Gullikson
  15. Roger Hill
  16. Bernard Hulshof
  17. John Jensen
  18. Chris Kridler's Sky Diary and Slide Show
  19. Fritz Kruse
  20. Jim and Daphne Ladue
  21. Amos Magliocco
  22. Melanie Metz
  23. John and Beth Moore
  24. Neal Rasmussen
  25. Karen Rhoden
  26. High Plains Regional Climate Center Photo Gallery
  27. Dan Robinson - West Virginia Lightning
  28. Tempest Tours
  29. Jason Wear
  30. Peggy Willenberg

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