ExpeditionSchedule

#1 HYPER HELICITY
APRIL 14-19, 2019
EXPEDITION DETAILS
Launch the 2019 SWC Tour Season with us as severe thunderstorms pick up in coverage and intensity across the deep south and southern Great Plains, including Oklahoma, Texas, Arkansas, and Louisiana. Tornadoes, Supercells, and Large Hail are all possibilities on this tour, and you could be among the first to experience the first tornado outbreak of the season. We typically experience a lot of twists and turns along the way on this tour as we pivot west to east with the dryline in west Texas. .
RATE PER PERSON: $2200 (6days/7nights)
ROOMMATE DISCOUNT: SAVE $100 Per person(Up to 4)
DEPOSIT: $750 Each - No refunds/Transferable 1 year
ARRIVE at TULSA(KTUL) April 13, 2019 By 3PM CDT
WE PICK YOU UP: 12PM TO 3PM CDT
SWC BRIEFING: April 13, 2019 At 6PM CDT
FIRST CHASE DAY: April 14, 2019
LAST CHASE DAY: April 19, 2019
DEPART TULSA(KTUL): April 20, 2019
WE DROP YOU OFF: 6AM TO 12PM
#2 FURIOUS FUNNEL
APRIL 22-27, 2019
EXPEDITION DETAILS
The Furious Funnel Expedition takes us along the southern periphery of Tornado Alley where moisture is thick, and tornadoes are just a wind gust away from touching down from Texas to Kentucky. One minute we will be roaming the rolling hills of Eastern Oklahoma, and the next minute we are crossing the Mississippi tracking deadly storms into Tennessee. There is no shortage of severe weather, and if you are lucky you may experience a signature Alabama tornado outbreak during this tour.
RATE PER PERSON: $2200 (6days/7nights)
ROOMMATE DISCOUNT: SAVE $100 Per person(Up to 4)
DEPOSIT: $750 Each - No refunds/Transferable 1 year
ARRIVE at TULSA(KTUL) April 21, 2019 By 3PM CDT
WE PICK YOU UP: 12PM TO 3PM CDT
SWC BRIEFING: April 21, 2019 AT 6PM CDT
FIRST CHASE DAY: April 22, 2019
LAST CHASE DAY: April 27, 2019
DEPART TULSA(KTUL): April 28, 2019
WE DROP YOU OFF: 6AM TO 12PM
#3 WICKED WALL CLOUD
APR 29-MAY 4, 2019
EXPEDITION DETAILS
Severe thunderstorm and tornadic activity increase in coverage. Warm and moist air surges northward mixing with upper level energy ejecting out of the Rockies. High wind, massive hail, and scattered tornadoes often occur every couple of days.
RATE PER PERSON: $2400 (6days/7nights)
ROOMMATE DISCOUNT: SAVE $100 Per person(Up to 4)
DEPOSIT: $750 Each - No refunds/Transferable 1 year
ARRIVE at TULSA(KTUL): April 28, 2019 By 3PM CDT
WE PICK YOU UP: 12PM TO 3PM CDT
SWC BRIEFING: April 28, 2019 At 6PM CDT
FIRST CHASE DAY: April 29, 2019
LAST CHASE DAY: May 4, 2019
DEPART TULSA(KTUL): May 5, 2019
WE DROP YOU OFF: 6AM TO 12PM CDT
#4 TWISTED TORNADO
MAY 6-11, 2019
EXPEDITION DETAILS
Severe thunderstorms roam the central plains during this period filled with gusty winds, and large hail. Numerous tornadoes, some of which can be intense are likely. The Texas panhandle, Oklahoma, Kansas, and Missouri are prime targets.
RATE PER PERSON: $2700 (6days/7nights)
ROOMMATE DISCOUNT: SAVE $100 Per person(Up to 4)
DEPOSIT: $750 Each - No refunds/Transferable 1 year
ARRIVE at TULSA(KTUL) May 5, 2019 By 3PM CDT
WE PICK YOU UP: 12PM TO 3PM CDT
SWC BRIEFING: May 5, 2019 At 6PM CDT
FIRST CHASE DAY: May 6, 2019
LAST CHASE DAY: May 11, 2019
DEPART TULSA(KTUL): May 12, 2019
WE DROP YOU OFF: 6AM TO 12PM CDT
#5 SUDDEN SUPERCELL
MAY 14-20, 2019
Storm Chasing Tours
EXPEDITION DETAILS
With winter's cold air retreated , a generally warmer atmosphere takes over. The amount of energy available for supercells and intense wind and hail events increases. Chase targets continue to include Texas, Oklahoma, and Kansas.
RATE PER PERSON: $2150 (7days/8nights)*No Refunds*
ARRIVE at OKLAHOMA CITY(KOKC) May 13, 2019 By 3PM CDT
WE PICK YOU UP: 12PM TO 3PM CDT
SWC BRIEFING: May 13, 2019 At 6PM CDT
FIRST CHASE DAY: May 14, 2019
LAST CHASE DAY: May 20, 2019
DEPART OKLAHOMA CITY(KOKC): May 21, 2019
WE DROP YOU OFF: 6AM TO 12PM CDT
#6 RAPID ROTATION
MAY 22-28, 2019
Storm Chasing Tours
EXPEDITION DETAILS
Some of the most intense tornadic activity found on the planet become possible during this period. Mega supercells fill the evening skies from Oklahoma to Illinois with damaging twisters and huge hailstones likely from time to time.
RATE PER PERSON: $2700 (7days/8nights)
ROOMMATE DISCOUNT: SAVE $100 Per person(Up to 4)
DEPOSIT: $750 Each - No refunds/Transferable 1 year
ARRIVE at OKLAHOMA CITY(KOKC) May 21, 2019 By 3PM CDT
WE PICK YOU UP: 12PM TO 3PM CDT
SWC BRIEFING: May 21, 2019 At 6PM CDT
FIRST CHASE DAY: May 22, 2019
LAST CHASE DAY: May 28, 2019
DEPART OKLAHOMA CITY(KOKC): May 29, 2019
WE DROP YOU OFF: 6AM TO 12PM CDT
#7 VIOLENT VORTEX
MAY 30-JUNE 5, 2019
Storm Chasing Tours
EXPEDITION DETAILS
Welcome to the peak of severe weather season. Some of the most dangerous storms ever recorded occur during this period. Long-track and photogenic tornadoes spread from western Kansas through Iowa and Illinois. This is our most demanded expedition.
RATE PER PERSON: $2150(7days/8nights)*No Refunds*
ARRIVE at OKLAHOMA CITY(KOKC) May 29, 2019 By 3PM CDT
WE PICK YOU UP: 12PM TO 3PM CDT
SWC BRIEFING: May 29, 2019 At 6PM CDT
FIRST CHASE DAY: May 30, 2019
LAST CHASE DAY: June 5, 2019
DEPART OKLAHOMA CITY(KOKC): June 6, 2019
WE DROP YOU OFF: 6AM TO 12PM CDT
#8 CRAZY CONVECTION
JUNE 7-13, 2019
Storm Chasing Tours
EXPEDITION DETAILS
The atmosphere is ripe for widespread supercells with towering tops. Intense lightning is common, along with amazing storm photo opportunities. Storm threats begin to migrate northward into Colorado, Nebraska, and South Dakota.
RATE PER PERSON: $2700 (7days/8nights)
ARRIVE at OKLAHOMA CITY: June 6, 2019 By 3PM CDT
WE PICK YOU UP: 12PM TO 3PM CDT
SWC BRIEFING: June 6, 2019 At 6PM CDT
FIRST CHASE DAY: June 7, 2019
LAST CHASE DAY: June 13, 2019
DEPART OKLAHOMA CITY(KOKC): June 14, 2019
WE DROP YOU OFF: 6AM TO 12PM CDT
#9 TURBULENT TWISTER
JUNE 16-22, 2019
Storm Chasing Tours
EXPEDITION DETAILS
As severe weather activity shifts northward, Colorado, Nebraska, and South/North Dakota become targets for wide-open stormchasing. Beautiful landscapes coupled with supercells creates the perfect expedition. Don't forget to bring your cameras!
RATE PER PERSON: $1950 (7days/8nights)*No Refunds*
ARRIVE at KANSAS CITY(KMCI) June 15, 2019 By 3PM CDT
WE PICK YOU UP: 12PM TO 3PM CDT
SWC BRIEFING: June 15, 2019 At 6PM CDT
FIRST CHASE DAY: June 16, 2019
LAST CHASE DAY: June 22, 2019
DEPART KANSAS CITY(KMCI): June 23, 2019
WE DROP YOU OFF: 6AM TO 12PM CDT
#10 MASSIVE MICROBURST
JUNE 24-30, 2019
Storm Chasing Tours
EXPEDITION DETAILS
Track supercells and mesoscale convective systems with Rich and Mandy. Extreme wind and occasional tornadoes highlight this part of the tour season as we travel through the rolling plains of Nebraska and Iowa. Additional storms develop across Indiana and Kentucky.
RATE PER PERSON: $1950 (7days/8nights)*No Refunds*
ARRIVE at KANSAS CITY(KMCI) June 23, 2019 By 3PM CDT
WE PICK YOU UP: 12PM TO 3PM CDT
SWC BRIEFING: June 23, 2019 At 6PM CDT
FIRST CHASE DAY: June 24, 2019
LAST CHASE DAY: June 30, 2019
DEPART KANSAS CITY(KMCI): July 1, 2019
WE DROP YOU OFF: 6AM TO 12PM CDT
#11 UNSTABLE UPDRAFT
JULY 3-JULY 9, 2019
Storm Chasing Tours
EXPEDITION DETAILS
Early summer time heat becomes a breeding ground for afternoon and evening supercells. We may track these well into the evening as they transition into mega lightning producers. Our cameras will be on overtime catching the perfect cloud-to-ground strikes!
RATE PER PERSON: $2400 (7days/8nights)
ROOMMATE DISCOUNT: SAVE $100 Per Person(Up to 4)
DEPOSIT: $750 Each - No refunds/Transferable 1 year
ARRIVE at KANSAS CITY(KMCI) July 2, 2019 By 3PM CDT
WE PICK YOU UP: 12PM TO 3PM CDT
SWC BRIEFING: June 2, 2019 At 6PM CDT
FIRST CHASE DAY: July 3, 2019
LAST CHASE DAY: July 9, 2019
DEPART KANSAS CITY(KMCI): July 10, 2019
WE DROP YOU OFF: 6AM TO 12PM CDT
#12 MAJESTIC MAMMATUS
JULY 13-19, 2019
Storm Tours
EXPEDITION DETAILS
Intense storms develop along the high plains of Colorado stretching across the northern Plains. These wicked skies sweep across the Midwest into the evening hours illuminating the sky with frequent lightning. This is one of our most demanded photography expeditions.
RATE PER PERSON: $2400 (7days/8nights)
ROOMMATE DISCOUNT: SAVE $100 Per person(Up to 4)
DEPOSIT: $750 Each - No refunds/Transferable 1 year
ARRIVE at DENVER(KDEN) July 12, 2019 By 3PM CDT
WE PICK YOU UP: 12PM TO 3PM CDT
SWC BRIEFING: July 12, 2019 At 6PM CDT
FIRST CHASE DAY: July 13, 2019
LAST CHASE DAY: July 19, 2019
DEPART DENVER(KDEN): July 20, 2019
WE DROP YOU OFF: 6AM TO 12PM CDT
#13 VICIOUS VELOCITY
JULY 21-27, 2019
Storm Chasing Tours
EXPEDITION DETAILS
As severe weather season comes to a close, capture mother nature as storms travel across North Dakota, South Dakota, and the upper Midwest. Evening storms mix with hot and humid air creating a recipe for strong derecho's and brief tornadoes.
RATE PER PERSON: $2400 (7days/8nights)
ROOMMATE DISCOUNT: SAVE $100 Per Person(Up to 4)
DEPOSIT: $750 Each - No Refunds/Transferable 1 year
ARRIVE at DENVER(KDEN) July 20, 2019 By 3PM CDT
WE PICK YOU UP: 12PM TO 3PM CDT
SWC BRIEFING: July 20, 2019 At 6PM CDT
FIRST CHASE DAY: July 21, 2019
LAST CHASE DAY: July 27, 2019
DEPART DENVER(KDEN): July 28, 2019
WE DROP YOU OFF: 6AM TO 12PM CDT