Get ready to experience the amazing beauty and violent fury of Tornado Alley in this award-winning documentary. Filmmaker Ken Cole puts you in the passenger seat with Joel Taylor and Reed Timmer, two young storm chasers living their dream in Storm Season, 2003. When they're not studying the weather, Reed and Joel try to get as close as possible to the deadliest twisters. Learn what meteorologists think about stormchasing, and know what it means to come face-to-face with a tornado.
Experience the real chase.
Did You Know?
Director Ken Cole documented thirteen storm chases with Reed Timmer and Joel Taylor during Spring 2003, three of which are featured in the movie. Of all thirteen chases, four chases successfully produced at least one tornado. See more
An alternate 54-minute television version was created for broadcast in 2006. This version includes only two full storm chases - April 5th, 2003 and May 15th, 2003 - while adding a new sequence on storm chasing "busts". See more