Take this storm as a surprise little cell that came to me from the north near Castle Hill. Impressive event locally - one of a few storms that developed on a day when the Bureau of Meteorology thought there would only be a chance of a shower! Severe storms were reported in parts of western Sydney from this time onwards.
Storm Surprise Sydney 24th February 2013
What is Storm Chasing? Storm chasing to my understanding is defined as the art of being able to predict specific severe weather events and intercept those events in a specified location
Preparing the forecast What I tend to look for are the main ingredients of instability, rich low level moisture, heat and some forcing mechanism on these models. Added to these