So You Wanna Be a Storm Chaser?

July 1996By Comments

Take Marty Feely’s Whirlwind Tours from Amarillo (707 W. Timberdell Road, Norman, OK 73072). Or attend a Skywarn spotter training seminar (call your county emergency services office).

On the Internet Check out the Storm Chasers page on the World Wide Web (, featuring essays by Alan Moller and Chuck Doswell and links to current forecasts, late-breaking chaser news, and weather discussion groups.

Reading material Storm Track, the magazine ($14 a year), and Storm Talk, the book ($55), both by Tim Marshall (1336 Brazos, Lewisville 75067); “The Weather Bulletin,” the Texas Severe Storms Association’s quarterly newsletter ($14 a year; P.O. Box 122222, Arlington 76012).

Video Chasing the Wind and Chasers of Tornado Alley documentaries ($27.90 each from Prairie Pictures, P.O. Box 122020, Arlington 76012).

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