Petrolia, TX Tornadoes – 5/22/2020

Brief tornadoes under a large rapidly rotating wall cloud over Petrolia, TX. Dramatic supercell structure and lightning. Power-outage in nearby Ryan, OK.

All footage shot during afternoon daylight in/near Petrolia, TX on May 22, 2020 by Meteorologist Simon Brewer
Shot Description

1 & 2. large plumes of dirt kicked up by powerful outflow winds near Petrolia, TX

3-5. shots of funnel clouds, brief tornado touch downs, and large rapidly rotating wall cloud

6. time lapse of rapid wall cloud rotating with funnel clouds

7 & 8. brief tornado touchdown under rapidly rotating wall cloud

9 & 10. dramatic supercell structure shots near Petrolia, TX

11-14. shots of dramatic lightning

15. POV driving shot, power goes out while driving through Ryan, OK

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