Wednesday, February 6, 2008

Flooding in Eastern Illinois

Rapid melting of 10 inches of snow followed by 5+ inches of rain together in 24-36 hours combined for a ton of water with nowhere to go. I shot some video and photos of the rapidly rising water levels across Champaign County Tuesday night and Wednesday morning.

For a full account and photos, click on the link below.

Sunday, February 3, 2008


Welcome to the Prairiestorm ChaseNow Blog. Here I'll be posting my severe weather forecasts, storm chasing plans, and in the field, real time updates via cell phone as the chase evolves!

Stay tuned as severe weather season is just around the corner so this page is sure to be changing quickly!