Tornadoes and severe weather are formidable and destructive forces of nature not to be taken lightly. Team Natural lifetime member Shirt! Each year, more tornadoes will touch down in our nation’s midsection than anywhere else in the world. Geography and the region’s position halfway the arctic and tropical regions of our planet make the central U.S. an atmospheric war zone at certain times of the year-an area in which competing air masses fight it out.
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No storm chaser I’ve ever met has ever had anything but profound respect for the power of the phenomena which draws them into the field in a quest to have a front row seat to one of nature’s fearsome yet endlessly fascinating events-the development of thunderstorms and all which accompanies them-at times, severe weather. Team Natural lifetime member Shirt! The chance to observe nature at work and to be a witness to unobstructed views of storm development over the rolling plains of our country’s midsection is indescribable-for many, the experience of a lifetime!
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For years, with safety front and center, the College of DuPage’s Professor Paul Sirvatka and his team have offered this experience to so many across our area. People of all ages have participated and the Team Natural lifetime member Shirt. The COD’s tornado chases-the term which describes tours to the front lines of severe weather development-have involved so many of our country’s young meteorologists-in-training and others with a fascination with the workings of the natural world–a chance to observe the storms traverse our nation actually springing to life.