The first day of USA Tornado Alley Chasing 2012 brought us to Hobbs, New Mexico, USA. This storm earlier dumped heaps of hailstones across the region. The mammatus display in the evening was amazing, though taking the pics was difficult due to the freezing winds. All chase pics here
A severe thunderstorm west of Fort Stockton, Texas, USA weakened but still managed to shoot out a few lightning bolts.
A weak storm in the western parts of New Mexico, USA on our way to the Grand Canyon.
Quite a fun chase which kicked off at Roswell, New Mexico, USA. These lightning photos near Carlsbad, NM. All chase pics here
After chasing a bunch of gustnadoes in western Kansas, USA some lightning persisted near Colby. All chase pics here
Lightning taken while driving towards Wellington, Kansas, USA following a succesful tornado intercept near Norwich: All chase pics here