Tsunami in the sky

"tsunami in the sky" when supercells collide
A “tsunami in the sky” results when two supercells collide. (Photo: Mike Hollingstead)

I hadn’t visited Dark Roasted Blend in quite a while, but remembering a fascinating photo series they ran on the world’s most dangerous roads, I decided to drop by for another visit. I was greeted with the photo above. Wow! It’s only the first in a collection of similarly spectacular, unearthly photos. They make the average thunderstorm look positively benign. The post is dated Aug. 5, 2011, but if you haven’t seen it, you must check it out. And don’t miss the link to storm chaser/photographer Mike Hollingstead’s blog, “Extreme Instability.” Looks like lots more to explore there.

______

2 comments

Leave a Reply

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

WordPress.com Logo

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

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google 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 )

Connecting to %s