April 24, 2016

Salina, KS

Our target on the morning of April 24 was somewhere around Harper or Kingman, Kansas. It looked like a day when large hail would be the primary threat, although we expected there to a be a window of opportunity in the evening for tornadoes to develop. We positioned at Wichita as storms began to form a few counties to our west. They would initiate and then and race off to the northeast, so we decided to make our way to Sylvia to catch the southernmost developing storm.

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Above: A cell tries to initiate near Silvia Kansas