As a storm chaser for the past 13 years, Jason McLaughlin has seen more than 100 tornadoes up close. He said, of all the close calls, last Friday in Oklahoma was his closest.
Two storm chasers used their tornado intercept vehicle to film a storm in Kansas — from inside a tornado.
When Clint Perkins isn’t working as an EMT in Hood County, he’s preparing for the next big storm. Instead of hiding from tornadoes, he seeks them out.
They are the people who drive towards the storm as many others seek shelter. We call them storm chasers. They’re the witnesses who sometimes find themselves in the middle of severe weather.