Facing down the El Reno, Ok multiple vortex tornado The tornado itself was only about of a mile from me at this point. As we backed away from it a minute later it was no less then 100 yards from our vehicle.
Swirling Peaceful Death / Subtle yet hurtful / Calm yet crazy / Dark clouds swirl /Snow white clouds sway behind / Wanting to help /But their friend has become /Demented / Nothing to do but endure / And hope He calms soon
Kansas twisters, May 2016 Multiple, large, violent tornadoes moved through southwest Kansas. This was a rope tornado, from the same parent supercell that later produced some of the large tornadoes. Pic from Alex Hutchins.