“The potential is there,” says National Weather Service Warning Coordination Meteorologist Jim Kramper. A Joplin-sized tornado “could easily occur right across the Metro-area. If those conditions come together here, it could happen.”
It’s never been done before. Steve Green heads out this week to find a perfect storm for him to walk directly into.
An Illinois man was part of the storm chasing team from which three members were killed by a tornado in Oklahoma.