May 6th 2000 - Scottsbluff Nebraska

Nikon 950 Photos - Click To Enlarge

Sitting just west of Scottsbluff waiting for the storms to fire along the dryline to the west.

 

Noticed these hail dents from a previous high plains hail storm at a gas station in Scottsbluff.

 

We were getting ready to give up the chase when this lone cell loomed it's head over the plateau. Kinney Adams in foreground.

 

 Rain Free Base with a lowering.

 

Digital cameras can take pretty good lightning pics. It was a lucky shot...

 

Spectacular bell shaped updraft with a beaver tail.

 

Barber pole updraft illuminated by lightning.