Inside a violent Kansas tornado 


“I’ve been sitting on this article for a while now! It’s time to publish it, enjoy!”

Jamie Simms, Discover Tornadoes website lead

The footage will offer you a glimpse inside a wedge tornado!

Watch what a trio of storm chasers experienced when they intercepted a violent tornado in the Tornado Intercept Vehicle (TIV2) in the video below.  

The trio of chasers was made up of Brandon Ivey, Sean Casey, and Herb Stein.

The exceptional footage in the above video was captured by storm chaser and meteorologist Brandon Ivey. You can read the description for the YouTube uploaded video below. 

“Meteorologist Brandon Ivey leads the TIV2 into a violent, wedge tornado over northern Kansas May 27th, 2013.” Brandon Ivey 

Brandon Ivey

The Tornado Intercept Vehicle 1 (TIV1) and Tornado Intercept Vehicle 2 (TIV2) are vehicles where were used to film with an IMAX camera from inside a tornado. You can find out more about the vehicle here (fan-produced webpage).

As mentioned in the above description, the tornado occurred on the 27th May, 2013. You can find more videos of this tornado below. 

2-camera edit of the main video above

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