Transcript for Storm Chasers Follow Massive Tornadoes Ripping Through Midwest
As we come on the air millions of Americans are on alert for tornadoes. Massive monster twisters have been going across the plains causing extensive damage and tonight we are out with the storm chasers. How do they stay safe and how can you? ABC reporting from Oklahoma. Reporter: Tonight, heartache in the heartland as a series of twisters touch down hours ago. A tornado emergency issued in populated parts of Oklahoma. This series of storms following a weekend of wild weather. This monster twisting touching down near ray, Colorado. This storm chaser getting uncomfortably close. We came out on the road, it Reporter: Watching the storm go from a thin streak to a quarter mile wide giant. We're always calculating everything we're watching in front of us, teaching a close eye. There's 100 things going on all at once. Another chase team. Get right in there. Reporter: Trekking more than eight miles with 130 miles per hour winds. Pictures. Pictures. Reporter: Then it stops. A wall of wind and dirt spinning in place. Debris somersaulting. clouds hundreds of feet up as a guide to stay safe. As long as we're outside of the wall cloud, there's no real risk outside of the bear cage. Reporter: This, one of at least seven tornadoes in Colorado over the weekend. The storms flattened homes, flipped trailers and tangled power lines in their wake. It's not pretty. Reporter: For some the perfect storm turned into the perfect selfie F. For this young couple, a prom photo they won't forget. Reporter: For a lot, many of
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