1998 and Before
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October 4, 1998 - Northern Oklahoma

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SH 412 west of Orienta looking north at a scudnado (as a real tornado was on the ground near Watonga, 40 miles south! Bummer!!!)

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SH 8 north of Carmen. Caught on flooded roadway while hail passed. Car got a few more trophies from some golf ball size stones. I thought I was going to blow off the road from the RFD!

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More flooding on SH 64 west of Jet.

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Off of SH 64 west of Jet. Took a mud road to get around flooded highway. Not a smart move. I made it through, though. I'm not saying this home was damaged by today's storms!

June 13, 1998 - Guthrie, Oklahoma Tornado

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I-35 near Edmond looking north. Good looking supercell over Guthrie.

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I-35 south of Guthrie looking north. 6:41 PM CDT. My first tornado!!!

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I-35 south of Guthrie looking north. 6:42 - 6:43PM CDT. This one dissipated pretty quickly.

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I missed the damaging ones in Oklahoma City today, but a fun chase anyway!

June 9, 1998 - Fredrick, Oklahoma

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SH 183 south of Frederick. The views of the sun illuminating these towers made my bust chase worth the effort.

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SH 183 south of Frederick. Mean looking, but non-tornadic.

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SH 183 just south of Frederick. Developing storms gave a beautiful sunset.

June 8, 1998 - West of Oklahoma City

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I-40 near El Reno, OK. 8:25 PM CDT.

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I-40 at SH 81 exit looking east. 8:32 PM CDT. This storm really looked significant, headed straight for Oklahoma City.

May 26, 1997 - Eastern Oklahoma

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SH 177 at SH 9 in Tecumseh looking E. 6:50 PM CDT. Towers were really starting to grow.

SH 9  just west of Seminole. 7:11 PM CDT. This one looks like a nuclear mushroom cloud!

SH 99A 2 miles east of Cromwell looking south. 8:15 PM CDT. I never saw the tornado, but got some good lightning shots.

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