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Never before seen images of a historic year for destructive tornadoes here -- a clip now from the newest season Storm Chasers.
And it goes from there in minutes ago and go and go veteran Storm Chasers -- -- way tracking these monsters twisters.
To learn more about them and ultimately save lives and -- -- leader that -- -- call for the Discovery Channel that you can watch this weekend and good morning to you and thank you for your.
I'm down there morning an Alabama use technology this year that you've never used before.
How so yes added that helped him.
Well this year we actually had mobile operator are with us and we also have some new instrumentation that we actually deploying the paths of tornadoes.
Our goal is that trying to help understand.
These monsters little bit better why these -- sometimes produce tornadoes and others don't and why these tornadoes become so -- -- did you ever figure out why we saw so many tornadoes.
The outbreak was so frequent this past year.
-- on on April 27 all the parameters came together just perfectly.
To have a tremendous trying to operate on the morning we didn't think was going to be that big of course at the conclusion of the day over 200 tornadoes and many many lives lost.
And even blew us that way.
For certainly for that day it was my biggest day in my chip in my 25 year chase career.
April 27 Elvis Tuscaloosa Alabama was and then.
Yet Tuscaloosa Birmingham there lot of other communities that were in the path that and what what did you see and what did you take away from them what did you learn in order to save lives.
Well certainly certainly that day.
You we witnessed over four -- -- violent tornadoes and horse chasing here in Alabama there's a lot of trees in the way.
We couldn't see the tornadoes and -- the until they were actually a couple hundred feet away from us.
That was pretty scary because we just sit there and watch the top these clouds combined the -- was -- bust through the trees and we'll have a glimpse of it.
And with these tornadoes moving -- fifty to sixty miles an hour they were very difficult to catch.
Very difficult to measurement that they are so -- -- you did man yeah.
Yeah we did manage to collect some measurements but the tornadoes are moving so fast that we hardly have a chance to collect a lot of measurements we wanted to make.
And nearly every thunderstorm in the state of Alabama was actually producing tornadoes.
These images are still so stark from that day and the meteorologists tell us that what they want to do it every year -- to continue to get better seeing through the storm.
That would they can figure out what's going on inside of it make -- fair for -- and that's not always easy to do Campbell we're gonna watch your show this week and I appreciate you coming on today.
I attempts to -- with this Alabama thank you Tim for sharing your story.
You -- all right the new season of Storm Chasers Discovery Channel premieres 10 o'clock Sunday night eastern time.
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