Unreal Engine’s real-time capabilities will enable powerful new visuals for The Weather Channel, letting their viewers truly see the weather like never before,” said Marc Petit, General Manager of Unreal Enterprise, Epic Games.

If you live in tornado territory, keep in mind that these magnificent monsters are dangerous, and so is storm-chasing. The season is just getting started. Please heed all National Weather Service warnings, take cover and stay safe.

Can winds really pick up a cow? An iconic scene from the movie “Twister” showed a cow flying through the air in front of the storm -chasing team played by Helen Hunt and Bill Paxton. The truth is, these things can and do happen in tornadoes. The super strong swirling winds can easily lift people or animals.

In 2017, roughly 1,400 tornadoes touched down in the United States. 14 of those tornadoes were deadly and only 3 of those tornadoes were in Tornado Alley. Pecos Hank witnessed 14 tornadoes, saw a lot of beautiful storm structure and extraordinary lightning. Check it out!


Footage shows the unidentified boy standing under a roof drainpipe, with water pouring out onto the umbrella. Seconds later, he walks out into a garden in the city of Posadas, in the northeastern Argentine province of Misiones. Then out of nowhere, a powerful bolt of lightning strikes down just steps in front of the boy — causing a nearby fence to erupt in flames.


A decade after ‘An Inconvenient Truth’ brought climate change into the heart of popular culture, comes the riveting and rousing follow-up that shows just how close we are to a real energy revolution. Vice President Al Gore continues his tireless fight traveling around the world training an army of climate champions and influencing international climate policy.


The Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) has warned the storm will be the worst since Cyclone Yasi in 2011, and the Premier said it was “bigger than Marcia” — the category five system that hit Queensland in 2015. The category two cyclone is about 300 kilometres off the coast and is expected to intensify into category four and cross the coast just south of Ayr about 7:00am tomorrow morning.