Storm Chasers

Season 5 Episode 8

All or Nothing

Aired Sunday 10:00 PM Nov 10, 2011 on Discovery Channel



  • Trivia

    • There were five different tornadoes being chased by the teams in this episode, all of which were from the June 20, 2011 outbreak in Nebraska. The first was an EF2 south southwest of Hampton chased by the TIV. The second was an EF2 near Elm Creek which Team Dominator intercepted. The third was an EF0 east northeast of Westmark which Team TWISTEX chased. The fourth was an EF2 southwest of Rockville intercepted by the Dominator. The fifth and final tornado was an EF2 southwest of Bradshaw intercepted by the TIV.

  • Quotes

    • Joel: (knowing it's the last chance for a probe deployment of the season) It's like having that last chance to win a basketball game with a shot. (he laugh ruefully) The one time I had the opportunity to do that, I air balled it, so... (Reed and Chris laugh)

  • Notes

    • On May 31, 2013, Tim Samaras, his son Paul and TWISTEX colleague Carl Young, who through the years contributed massive amounts of data to weather researchers, died when an EF3 tornado with winds up to 165 mph turned on them near El Reno, Okla. They were among 13 people who died in the storm in Oklahoma City and its suburbs.

  • Allusions