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News June 2002

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On this page I make notice of the latest updates to the site (new pictures etc.), tell something about interesting actual weather at my location, or about a performed chase.

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June 25 2002:
Added a page with my Best Lightning pictures.


June 24 2002:
Quite sunny and pleasant summer weather in Holland from friday on.
Large parts of Europe still have to deal with thunderstorms.

Updated Links Section.


June 22 2002:
Added weather data to most of the 2002 chases.


June 20 2002:
At 4.15 AM loud thunders awoke me from my sleep. Looking thru the window I saw bright purple flashes, but no channels. Around 4.30 lightning struck close with thunder after 1 second. I didn't try photography as daylight was approaching. It was a nice surprise!

Updated Links Section.


June 19 2002:
Last monday and tuesday it was very hot in Holland. Many places reached 30°C, but in northern parts of Limburg (in the southeast) temperature reached 35°C!
Yesterday evening thunderstorms and westerly winds brought much cooler air.

I've chased a couple of these storms at the beginning of the evening.
Click here for pictures and chase report.


June 17 2002:
Last saturday there were some active thunderstorms over southern parts of The Netherlands. As I was staying at my parents place, I haven't seen anything of this activity. In Belgium there were a couple of funnel cloud reports.

The last few days have been quite cool, but today temperatures reached 30°C or more in many places in Holland, for the first time this year.


June 13 2002:
Added pictures from Happy, TX tornado damage
Added chaselog and pictures from May 29 2002 Chase
Added chaselog and pictures from May 28 2002 Chase
Added chaselog and pictures from May 27 2002 Chase


June 12 2002:
Added chaselog and pictures from May 26 2002 Chase
Added chaselog and pictures from May 24 2002 Chase


June 11 2002:
Added chaselog and pictures from May 23 2002 Chase
Added chaselog and pictures from May 17 2002 Chase
Added chaselog and pictures from May 16 2002 Chase

Weather is much cooler these days in Holland. Yesterday evening a couple of active showers with thunder and funnel clouds passed the country.


June 9 2002:
Added chaselog and pictures from May 15 2002 Chase
Added chaselog and pictures from May 11 2002 Chase


June 8 2002:
Added chaselog and pictures from May 10 2002 Chase


June 7 2002:
Added chaselog and pictures from May 8 2002 Chase


June 6 2002:
Yesterday storms didn't manage to form. I guess daytime heating wasn't strong enough.

Added chaselog and pictures from May 7 2002 Chase
Updated Links page.
Added new Photo of the Month.



June 5 2002:
The relatively warm and humid summerweather continues. Last night thunder awoke me at 2.15 AM. Most activity was far to the southwest unfortunately. Also today there is a chance of some active thunderstorms.


June 3 2002:
Arrived at Amsterdam Airport in the morning from a four week holiday in the United States. Pictures from the chases will be online pretty soon.
A couple of digital images with a chase summary can be found here.

Had an active thunderstorm at the beginning of the evening over Soest. Heard about 20 discharges a minute. I couldn't see any lightningchannels though, because of the view. I was too tired to even try a chase.

Removed the Amarillo webcam from my webcampage.



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