May 8, 2009

Arbuckle Mountain, Oklahoma Supercells

by Sam Barricklow


Click on any image for a larger view.


 

The Arbuckles were covered by a carpet of bright yellow wild flowers.
Another view
Looking north toward I-35
Storms finally form after a long wait. Looking west from the northern scenic overlook on top of the Arbuckles
Looking west at the south side of the storm towers. Note that inflow bands are forming, indicating a strong updraft, and suggesting that the updraft may be rotating.
Looking west as the inflow bands expand and thicken as the storm strengthens
Strong inflow bands feeding into the updraft
Looking west from a point north of Ardmore at the rotating updraft as the storm goes through a reorganization phase
Looking west from a point north of Ardmore at the rotating updraft as the storm goes through a reorganization phase
Sam Barricklow, Brian Morganti and Tim Marshall

 

 


 

Copyright 2009 - Samuel D. Barricklow - All Rights Reserved


My Storm Video is available through Storm Stock


The Storm Shop - SKYWARN Training Videos and Severe Weather Photographs

 


Go to the Site Contents page

Go to Storm News and Archives

Go to Site Entry page

Last revised: June 6, 2009