Nebraska Weather And Climate Photo Galleries
@ The University of Nebraska-Lincoln
Applied Climate Science - School of Natural Resources

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Although most of the photographs found here are weather, climate and sky
related, many of the photos are merely interesting scenes of natural resources
along the way, and in between photographing the weather.

All Photos © K. Dewey, UNL, SNR, Applied Climate Science,

There are four different photo galleries at this site:


1. Recent and Most Poular Features
2. PHOTOS OF THE MONTH

3. PHOTO GALLERIES ON SELECTED WEATHER/CLIMATE TOPICS
4. PHOTO TOURS

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1. Recent, and Most Popular Photo Features:
Spring Colors 2011   Spring Colors 2010 KOLN/KGIN TV
A Tour of  the WGN TV and Weather Studio Photo Tour of Chicago
June 2009:  Taking Hawaii by Storm
Click HERE for the photos
March 2009:  Sandhill Crane Migration in Nebraska.
Click HERE for the photos
Mauna Loa Observatory
Summer 2008: A 10,000 mile trip across
the Arctic (glaciers, wildlife, scenery,
permafrost, and evidence of global warming).
 Click HERE for the Arctic Adventure photo galleries.
 
December 2008:  Mauna Loa Observatory, Hawaii, above the clouds
and on top of a volcano. "Where it All Started", the measurement of
Atmospheric Carbon Dioxide to monitor the climate of the planet).
Click HERE for the photos and information

 

 

2. PHOTOS OF THE MONTH
    March 2014
March 2013
June 2008 
  March 2008 
February 2008
January 2008
December 2007
November 2007
October 2007
September 2007
August 2007
July 2007
June 2007
May 2007
April 2007
March 2007
February 2007
January 2007
December 2006
November 2006
October 2006
September 2006
August 2006
July 2006
June 2006
May 2006
April 2006
March 2006
February 2006
January 2006
December 2005
November 2005
October 2005
September 2005
August 2005
July 2005
June 2005
May 2005
April 2005
March 2005
February 2005
January 2005
December 2004
November 2004
October 2004
September 2004
August 2004
July 2004
June 2004
May 2004
April 2004
March 2004
February 2004
January 2004
December 2003
November 2003
October 2003
September 2003
August 2003
July 2003
June 2003
May 2003
April 2003
March 2003
February 2003
January 2003
December 2002
November 2002
October 2002
September 2002
August 2002
July 2002
June 2002
May 2002
April 2002
March 2002
February 2002
January 2002
December 2001
November 2001
October 2001
September 2001
August 2001
July 2001
June 2001
May 2001
April 2001
March 2001
February 2001
January 2001
December 2000
November 2000
October 2000
September 2000
August 2000
July 2000
June 2000
May 2000
April 2000
March 2000
February 2000
October 1999

 

    

3. PHOTO GALLERIES ON SELECTED TOPICS:

 

 

YEAR 2012:
Squaw Creek National Wildlife Refuge Photo Gallery

Lake Mead Drought Update
Lake Mead December 2012 Photo Gallery
Autumn 2012 Colors

February 4-5, 2012 Snowstorm Photos

 

YEAR 2011:

Autumn 2011 Colors Gallery One

Autumn 2011 Colors Gallery Two

Spring Colors 2011

 

YEAR 2010:

Autumn 2010 Colors
Spring Colors (March-April, 2010)
KOLN/KGIN TV (March 2010)

YEAR 2009:

December 8-9, 2009 Snowstorm in Eastern Nebraska (December, 2009)
Autumn Colors Gallery 2009 Two (October, 2009)

Autumn Colors Gallery 2009 One (September, 2009)

Chicago Waterfront Photos (July, 2009)

Chicago Architecture Tour along the Chicago River (July, 2009)

Tour of WGN TV News Studio and Weather Studio (Tom Skilling) (July, 2009)

The Kalapana Gardens, Hawaii lava flows (June, 2009)
Lava flows near the Volcanoes National Park, Hawaii (June, 2009)
Hawaiian Flowers (June, 2009)
Hawaii Sunsets (June, 2009)
Aerial Photos Near Volcanoes National Park, Hawaii (June, 2009)
Aerial Photos of Hawaii, Interior and Coastal (June, 2009)
Kilauea Volcano, Hawaii (June, 2009)
Scenes from The Big Island, Hawaii (June, 2009)
June 1, 2009 Nebraska Storm Photos (June 1, 2009)
Spring Colors 2009 (April - May 2009)
Sandhill Crane Migration in Nebraska (March 2009)
Phoenix, Arizona Photo Gallery (January 2009)

Arizona Scenery (January 2009)

Snow Geese Migrating across Nebraska (February 2009)
February 13, 2009 Eastern Nebraska Snowfall (February 2009)
Lake Mead - Hoover Dam Photos  (January 2009)

Drought in the Southwest - Lake Mead Falls to 118 Feet Below Capacity! (January  2009)
Las Vegas, January 2009 Photos (January  2009)

YEAR 2008:

December 16, 2008 Lincoln Snowfall (December 16, 2008)
Lake McConaughy Rebounds after a Long Drought (October 13, 2008)
A foggy Morning in eastern Nebraska (September 24, 2008)
Nebraska Football game (August 29, 2008)
"Top of the World" Highway (July 2008)
Prince William Sound Alaska, Whales, Sea Lions, Glaciers and more  (July 2008)
A Photo Tour of Dawson Yukon  (July 2008)

Inuvik, NWT. Life North of the Arctic Circle, near the Arctic Ocean and on Permafrost (July 2008)
Dempster Highway across the Arctic Circle into the Northwest Territories  (Summer 2008)
Valdez, AK, Snow Capital of Alaska  (Summer 2008)
Columbia Glacier in Alaska - Evidence of rapid warming in the Arctic (Summer 2008)
Mountain Scenery around Valdez, AK (Summer 2008)
Photo tour of the Worthington Glacier in Alaska (Summer 2008)
A Tour of the Alaska Pipeline (Summer 2008)
A Tour of the Dalton Highway, "Haul Road" Northern Alaska (Summer 2008)

A Tour of the Alaska Highway (Summer 2008)
July 2008 Platte River Flow Update - the drought is over!
June 11-12, 2008 Storms in the Heartland
May 29, 2008 Nebraska Storms and Storm Damage
Lightning Over Lincoln, NE, May 6, 2008
May 1, 2008 Severe Weather:  UNL Student Storm Chase
Spring Colors 2008 Photo Gallery Two

Spring Colors 2008 Photo Gallery One
CPSWS 2008 and Weatherfest Photo Gallery
February 5, 2008 Snow Storm (February 5, 2008)

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YEAR 2007:
Eastern Nebraska Snowfall (December 15, 2007)
Freezing Rain in Lincoln, NE (December 11, 2007
Freezing fog and Mist Create a Winter Wonderland (December 10, 2007)
First Snowstorm of the Season Hits Eastern Nebraska (Photo Gallery- Dec. 6, 2007))
Drought in the Southwest - Lake Mead Falls to 118 Feet Below Capacity!
A Photo Tour (Oct. 2007) of Abandoned Dwellings and Businesses Across the Western U.S.
Autumn Colors 2007 Gallery Two
Autumn Colors 2007 Gallery One
Photos of Memorial Stadium during the Nebraska and Ball State Football Game
Drought Update:  Platte River and Lake McConaughy (October 8, 2007)
Spectacular Hastings Nebraska Storm Photos (August 22, 2007)
Large South Dakota Hail Stones (August 21, 2007)
A Stormy Evening in Lincoln, Nebraska (August 21, 2007)
How Hot Can it Get in a Car on A Sunny Summer Day? (August 14, 2007)
Heavy Rain Soaks southeast Nebraska (August 7-8, 2007)
Lightning Photos over Hardin Hall
A Tour of Yellowstone National Park (2007)
Nebraska Thunderstorm Photos (June 22, 2007)
Platte River, River Flow Update (June 2007)
Tornado Outbreak in Nebraska, South Dakota and Iowa (May 5, 2007)
Greensburg, KS, May 4, 2007 Tornado Photos and Tornado Damage Photos
Aerial Photos of Greensburg, KS, Before and After Their Deadly Tornado (May 2007)
Tornadoes Storm Report (March 28, 2007)
Central Plains Severe Weather Symposium and Weatherfest 2007 Photos
Snowstorm and Blizzard in Eastern Nebraska (March 1, 2007)
Snowstorm in Eastern Nebraska (February 24, 2007)
Snowfall Photographs (February 12-13, 2007)
A Foggy & Frosty Morning in Lincoln (January 25, 2007)
Snowfall in Lincoln (January 20-21, 2007)
Ice Covered Deep South (San Antonio, TX, January 15-17, 2007)
Snow and Ice Affect Travel (January 13, 2007 )

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YEAR 2006:
A Major Winter Storm hits Nebraska (December 29-31, 2006)
Hastings, Nebraska,  Ice Storm Photos (December 29-30, 2006)
Kearney, Nebraska,  Ice Storm Photos (December 29-30, 2006)
A Green Christmas Across the Region (December 25, 2006)
Major Winter Storm Hits Nebraska (December 19-21, 2006)
A Very Warm Thanksgiving in Nebraska (November 23, 2006) 
Extensive Drought in the Southwest Drains Lake Mead to 51% full (Oct. 2006)
Autumn Colors Photo Gallery 2006
The Platte River Near Grand Island Flows Again (September 27, 2006)
A brief thunderstorm produces urban flooding in Lincoln, Nebraska (August 19, 2006)
The Weather Channel Tours Drought Stricken Nebraska (Aug. 1-4, 2006)
Lake McConaughy falls below the level of last year  (July 1, 2006)
Custer State Park, SD, Wildlife (June 2006)
Custer State Park, SD, Scenery (June 2006)
Rockerville, SD - A Ghost Town For Sale (June 2006)
Carhenge (Alliance, NE) Photos (June 2006)
Mount Rushmore Photo Tour (June 2006)
Photo tour of the South Dakota Badlands (June 2006)
Photo tour of the Sandhills and Northwestern Nebraska (June 2006)
Nebraska Storm Photos (June 10, 2006)
Platte River Drought Update Photos (June 6, 2006)
Storm Chase photos (June 5, 2006)
Spring 2006 Colors Photo Gallery
Storm Report Photos (April 15, 2006)
Storm Report Photos (April 6, 2006)
Central Plains Severe Weather Symposium 2006 Photo Gallery (April 1, 2006)
Snow Storm Photos (March 19-21, 2006)
Photos of the 2-foot snowfall in Central Nebraska (March 19-21, 2006)
Tornado Damage Photo Gallery (March 12, 2006)
Snowfall Photos (February 16, 2006)
A Frosty Morning in Southeast Nebraska, Photo Gallery (January 23, 2006)
UNL AMS Meteorology Club attends National AMS Meeting in Atlanta (January 2006)

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YEAR 2005:
A Foggy and Frosty Morning in Southeast Nebraska (December 29, 2005)
Foggy Conditions in Nebraska  (Dec. 25, 2005)
Holiday Lights (Dec. 2005)
December 3, 2005 Snowfall Photos
November 30-December 1, 2005 Snowfall Photos
November 29, 2005 Snow Depth Photos
Snowfall photos (November 15, 2005)
Heidi Cullen, The Weather Channel Visits with UNL Met. Majors (November 3, 2005 )
Autumn 2005 Fall Color Gallery
East Campus Autumn 2005 Color Gallery
Platte River Drought Photos (August 2005)
Lake McConaughy  Still 57 Feet Below Normal (Aug. 2005)
The Lower Platte River Corridor Alliance Tour  (August 2005)
Central Platte River Drought Photos (August 5, 2005)
A Tornado Sweeps Across Southwest Nebraska (June 30, 2005)
Roger Wakimoto:  A Tribute to Ted Fujita (Omaha AMS Chapter (June 2005 Meeting)
American Association of State Climatologists meeting in Savannah, Georgia (June 2005)

Rainbow over East Lincoln (May 26, 2005)
UNL Student Storm Chase (May 17, 2005)
Hastings, Nebraska Hail Storm (May 11, 2005)
A tour of The Weather Channel in Atlanta Georgia (May 2005)
Iraq Sandstorm (April 26, 2005)
April 14, 2005 Spring Colors Photo Gallery
April 7-8, 2005 Spring Colors Photo Gallery
Central Plains Severe Weather Symposium (March 2005)
Tour of Lancaster County Office of Emergency Management (February 2005 )
UNL Student AMS Chapter trip to National AMS meeting in San Diego (January 2005)

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YEAR 2004:
Snowfall Photos (November 28, 2004)
Platte River Drought Update Photos (Nov. 12, 2004)
A Major Drought hits Lake McConaughy, Photo gallery (Nov. 12, 2004)
Lost Town of Lemoyne Re-appears Due to Drought (Nov. 12, 2004)
Autumn 2004 Fall Colors
Heavy Rainfall in southeast Nebraska (September 21, 2004)
Summer 2004 Photos Part 2
Summer 2004 Photos Part 1
Supercell thunderstorms in Southeast Nebraska with tornado photos (August 26, 2004 )
Nebraska Drought Photos (August 3, 2004)
Example of a tornado in a mountainous area (July 7, 2004)
Photos of spectacular mammatus clouds (June 12, 2004)
Severe Weather in Southwest Nebraska (June 10, 2004)
May 22, 2004 Hallam tornado storm report with many damage photos
Tornado Intercept Vehicles in Nebraska (May 16, 2004)
Central Plains Severe Weather Symposium 2004 Photo Gallery
Spring 2004 Colors, Photo Gallery
Storm Report  With Many Snowfall Photos (February 4-6, 2004)
Snow Storm Photos (February 1-2, 2004)
Snow Storm Photos (January 25-26, 2004)
Tour of KM3 TV (January 22, 2004)
Storm Report with photos (January 3-4, 2004)

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YEAR 2003:
First Snowfall in eastern Nebraska (November 22-23, 2003)
Autumn Color 2003 Photo Gallery
Spring Colors 2003 Photo Gallery
Drought Photos in Nebraska (October 2003)
Drought Photos of the Platte River (September 2003)

The 2003 Drought impacts in the Southwestern U.S.  (Lake Mead/Las Vegas area)
Central Platte River Year 2003 Drought Photos (August 23, 2003)
Thunderstorm and Heavy Rain (July 31, 2003 )
Storm Report, includes tornado photos (July 20, 2003 )
Aerial Views of Lincoln, Nebraska (July 2003)
Aerial Views of Lincoln, Nebraska (June 2003)
Tornado Damage (Coleridge, Nebraska) Photos (June 23, 2003)
Tornado Photos from Kansas City (May 4, 2003)
Tour of the Channel 10/11 Weather Office & Broadcast Studio (April 2003)
Spring Colors 2003 Photo Gallery
National Weather Association Severe Storms Workshop, March 27-29, 2003
UNL AMS trip to the National Severe Storms Workshop (Feb. 26, 2003)
Snowstorm Photos (February 3, 2003)
Snowfall Photos (January 22, 2003)
Snowfall Photos (January 15-16, 2003)

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YEAR 2002:
Early Taste of Winter Hits Eastern Nebraska (October 23, 2002)
Southwest US Drought Impact Photos, October 2002 (includes Lake Mead/Las Vegas)
Thunderstorm in Lincoln with tornado funnel (October 1, 2002)
Football Saturday at the Stadium, September 7, 2002
Lincoln Nebraska Flash Flood August 28, 2002
The Platte River Runs Dry (August 15, 2002)
10-inch flash flood in Ogallala, Nebraska (July 6, 2002)
Colorado/Arizona Drought Impacts Photos (June 2002)
Spring 2002 Color Photo Gallery
Central Plains Severe Weather Symposium 2002 Photos
Snowstorm, March 24, 2002
SE Nebraska Snowstorm, January 30-31, 2002
AMS Orlando 2002 - UNL faculty and Student Trip

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YEAR 2001:
November 5 Aurora
Omaha Hail Storm (October 22, 2001)
Central Nebraska Tornadoes (October 9, 2001)
Autumn Colors 2001 Photo Gallery
Tornadoes in Nebraska (August 17, 2001 )
A Photographic Tour of the Nebraska National Forest (August 2001)
Seward Nebraska Tornado (June 13, 2001)
Lightning (May 9, 2001)
Southeast Nebraska May 4-5, 2001 Storms; Lincoln Flooding
NEVIT Storm Chase (April 6, 2001)
UNL Student Tour of the Storm Prediction Center (March 2001)
Lancaster County Storm Spotter Workshop (March 2001)
Nebraska Snowstorm (February 8-9, 2001)
Snowfall on the UNL Campus (January 29, 2001)

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YEAR 2000:
Snowstorm Photos (December 18, 2000)
Snowstorm Photos (December 10-11, 2000)
A Visit To Channel 10/11, Lincoln, Dec. 2000
Central Plains Severe Weather Symposium 2000 (October 6-7, 2000)
AMS/NWA October 5-6, 2000 Photo Gallery
How Accurate are Bank Thermometers? (August 2000)
UNL Mete. Students Storm Chase (May 17, 2000)
Eastern Nebraska Snowstorm (Feb. 18, 2000)
AMS 2000 Long Beach, CA (January 2000)

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YEAR 1999:
Central Plains Severe Weather Symposium 1999
Oshkosh, Nebraska Multi-Spout Tornado (August 1999)
E. CO to W. NE Storm Chase Photos (June 10 and June 28)
Southwest, NE Storm Chase Photos (June 26, 1999)
Dodge City to Protection, KS Storm Chase Photos, May 31, 1999
Kearney to Ainsworth/Bassett, NE Storm Chase Photos (June 5, 1999)
Almena, KS to Alma, NE Storm Chase Photos (June 3, 1999)
Southwest Iowa Storm Chase Photos (May 16, 1999)

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YEAR 1998:
Columbus, NE, Tornado, June 1998
A Visit To The Weather Channel, Atlanta June 1998
Cozad, NE, Tornado July 6, 1998

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YEAR 1997:
October 1997 Nebraska Snowstorm

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Year 1989: Ultimate Nebraska Tornado Photograph


Year 1980: Grand Island, NE 1980 Tornadoes


Year 1957: Lincoln, NE May 20, 1957 Tornado


Year 1927: North Platte, NE 1927 Tornado
 

 

4. PHOTO TOURS

A Tour of the Alaska Highway Photo Tour, Dalton Highway, Northern Alaska
Photo Tour of the Alaska Pipeline Columbia Glacier in Alaska - Evidence of rapid
warming in the Arctic
Mountain Scenery around Valdez, AK Photo tour of the Worthington Glacier in Alaska
Valdez, AK, Snow Capital of Alaska "Top of the World" Highway
Dempster Highway across the Arctic Circle into
the Northwest Territories
A Photo Tour of Dawson Yukon
Inuvik, Northwest Territories. Life north of the Arctic
Circle, near the Arctic Ocean and on Permafrost
Prince William Sound Alaska, Whales, Sea Lions,
Glaciers and more
A Tour of Yellowstone National Park (2007) A Photo Tour (Oct. 2007) of Abandoned Dwellings and Businesses Across the Western U.S.



Custer State Park, SD, Scenery (2006)
Custer State Park, SD, Wildlife (2006)
Mount Rushmore Photo Tour (2006)
Badlands Photo Tour (2006)
Sandhills and Northwestern Nebraska (2006)
Carhenge Photos (2006)


Tour of The Weather Channel in Atlanta Georgia, May 2005).

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South of Mullen, NE in the Nebraska Sandhills.
Nebraska Sand Hills - A Photographic Tour (2001)
 

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University of Nebraska-Lincoln
Applied Climate Science
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