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Join Storm Chasers star Sean Casey and the researchers of VORTEX 2, the most ambitious effort ever made to understand the origins and evolution of tornadoes, on this heart-pounding science adventure. Armed with a 70mm camera, a fleet of customized vehicles designed to withstand gale force winds, torrential rains and unrelenting hail, and an arsenal of the most advanced weather measurement instruments ever created, the stars of Tornado Alley take audiences on a thrilling quest to experience a tornado’s destructive power at point blank range. Experience the adrenaline and the science of nature’s most dramatic phenomena!
For more information, visit www.tornadoalleymovie.com.
16 March 2012
Posted in Tornado Alley
The premier of Tornado Alley promises to be an action-packed day! We'll have our partners from WFTV on hand, as well as Dr. Karen Kosiba from the film. The complete schedule can be found below:
10:30 a.m. – 11:15 a.m. Members only premiere of Tornado Alley
11:15 – 11:30 a.m. Q&A session with Brian Shields, WFTV meteorologist and Dr. Karen Kosiba (appearing in the film), Senior Research Meteorologist, Center for Severe Weather Research
12 p.m. – 12:45 p.m. Public showing of Tornado Alley
12:45 – 1:15 p.m. Q&A session following the film with Dr. Kosiba
1:30 p.m. – 2:15 p.m. Presentation in Darden Theater at 1:30 p.m. with Dr. Kosiba on severe weather
2:30 p.m. – 3:15 p.m. Second public showing of Tornado Alley
3:15 p.m. – 3:45 p.m. Q&A session with Dr. Kosiba
In addition, WFTV meteorologists will be on hand in the WFTV Severe Weather Center 9 exhibit to meet guests and answer questions. Our own program team will be conducting weather-related demonstrations throughout the day for the whole family to enjoy!
All activities, including the film, are included with membership or a general admission ticket!