The footage you're about to see below, of a supercell storm forming over the Wyoming sky, is so shockingly bigger than life that you could easily mistake it for something out of a Roland Emerich film. But, no. The massive supercell formation that Basehunters, a storm chasing group, caught this weekend is all too real.
My fingers are still shaking from the massive adrenaline rush that the footage gave me. Darkness has descended upon the U.S., and HOLY CRAP DID YOU SEE THE GREEN FLASHES OF ETERNAL DAMNATION INSIDE THE DEATH CLOUD?
Oh, and Twitter was sh*#ing itself in real time as it went down:
Luckily for everyone involved these are pretty harmless despite looking more sinister than a tornado.
Daniel Rivero is a producer/reporter for Fusion who focuses on police and justice issues. He also skateboards, does a bunch of arts related things on his off time, and likes Cuban coffee.