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Steel Rails under Thundering Skies
For the train and storm chaser. Trains with thunderstorms, dark clouds, rain, lightning, hurricanes - tropical storms, funnel clouds, storm light, and rainbows.
Photo Album By: John Doughty
 
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Photo ID: 649071

Santa Fe 3811 West makes its way into Crozier Canyon from the east under typical monsoon season cloud cover.

Railroad: Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe (ATSF)
Locomotive: EMD GP50
Location: Crozier Canyon, Arizona, USA
Locomotive #: ATSF 3811
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: July, 1985


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By: Steve Schmollinger

Added: Feb 20, 2018

Views: 407
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Photo ID: 648816

2 trains meet in the pouring rain in Iaeger WV and appear to have an identity crisis of who's railroad this actually is, with CSX, NS, BNSF, and CN all present

Railroad: CSX Transportation (CSXT)
Locomotive: GE ES44AC-H
Location: Iaeger , West Virginia, USA
Locomotive #: 713
Train ID: NS 46R
Photo Date: February 17, 2018


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By: Tyler Nolan

Added: Feb 18, 2018

Views: 1,442
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Favorited: 15
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Photo ID: 648179

One of the few New York Central cantilever signals stands guard over the entrance to Frontier Yard in Buffalo in 2016 as a summer thunderstorm builds over head. These classic searchlight signals h... (more)

Railroad: New York Central
Locomotive: N/A
Location: Buffalo, New York, USA
Locomotive #: Unknown
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: August 28, 2016


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By: mtnclimberjoe

Added: Feb 13, 2018

Views: 1,008
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Favorited: 7

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Photo ID: 647856

A high line manifest catches a bit of sunlight as crosses the impressive Clear Creek Trestle at Keddie, California. Ominous clouds have gathered nearby, foreshadowing the potential for heavy rains... (more)

Railroad: BNSF Railway
Locomotive: GE ES44C4
Location: Keddie, California, USA
Locomotive #: BNSF 6729
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: January 10, 2018


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By: Jake Miille

Added: Feb 11, 2018

Views: 538
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Photo ID: 646576

Out of sight is the Keyser Yard's crew shack, and the van on the left has just brought a new crew to the 3034 and sister 966 to haul a train out of sight on a yard track. Everyone but me seemed no... (more)

Railroad: CSX Transportation (CSXT)
Locomotive: ES44AH
Location: CSX Keyser Yard, West Virginia, USA
Locomotive #: CSXT 3034
Train ID: unknown
Photo Date: January 19, 2018


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By: Ed Mullan

Added: Jan 31, 2018

Views: 900
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Favorited: 6


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Photo ID: 646421

BNSF 5956 leads an eastbound empty oil train along the Kootenay River just west of Troy, MT in a mix of sun and rain squalls.

Railroad: BNSF Railway
Locomotive: GE ES44AC
Location: Troy, Montana, USA
Locomotive #: BNSF 5956
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: October 08, 2017


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By: Bill Edgar

Added: Jan 29, 2018

People's Choice 3

Views: 3,360
Comments: 5

Favorited: 56

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Photo ID: 645987

As a powerful thunderstorm can be seen in the distance, UP 6365 (an ex SP AC4400CW) leads the North Yard to Roper manifest past the Cold War Horse just west of Leyden Siding on June, 13th, 2016. T... (more)

Railroad: Union Pacific
Locomotive: GE AC4400CW
Location: Leyden, Colorado, USA
Locomotive #: UP 6365
Train ID: MNYRO 13
Photo Date: June 13, 2016


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By: Alastair Poll

Added: Jan 26, 2018

People's Choice 3

Views: 3,966
Comments: 4

Favorited: 47
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Photo ID: 645680

An SP meets the competition at Tehachapi. When I lived in Southern California I made as many trip as I could to Tehachapi and when I moved to CO every trip home involved a trip to Tehachapi as it ... (more)

Railroad: Southern Pacific Railroad
Locomotive: EMD SD45
Location: Tehachapi, California, USA
Locomotive #: SP 7548
Train ID: Manifest
Photo Date: June 11, 1988


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By: Frank Keller

Added: Jan 23, 2018

Views: 1,245
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Favorited: 21
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Photo ID: 644601

A better day to ride than chase. There are some days when I think I should probably have my head examined for flying all the way from Boston to Atlanta to chase a train. This happened to ... (more)

Railroad: Southern Railway
Locomotive: Steam 2-8-0
Location: Noble, Georgia, USA
Locomotive #: SOU 630
Train ID: TVRM 300
Photo Date: October 28, 2017


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By: Kevin Madore

Added: Jan 15, 2018

Views: 1,072
Comments: 1

Favorited: 10

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Photo ID: 644475

Up north they get legendary snows. Here we get legendary rain and even in the dry season it is not unheard of to get a good downpour. Such as the case here as 905 starts back toward Jax.

Railroad: Florida East Coast Railroad (FEC)
Locomotive: EMD GP40-2
Location: Bunnell, Florida, USA
Locomotive #: FEC 426
Train ID: FEC 905
Photo Date: January 09, 2018


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By: Bob Pickering (BP)

Added: Jan 14, 2018

Views: 600
Comments: 0

Favorited: 7

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Photo ID: 644454

Traveling light engines on June 25, 2004, Union Pacific’s LJP45 “dirt train” local trundles into East Carbon under a spectacular thunderhead building over Utah’s Book Cliffs. Three Rio Grande SD40... (more)

Railroad: Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad
Locomotive: EMD SD40T-2
Location: East Carbon, Utah, USA
Locomotive #: DRGW 5371
Train ID: UP LJP45
Photo Date: June 25, 2004


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By: Mike Danneman

Added: Jan 14, 2018

Views: 1,217
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Favorited: 30
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Photo ID: 644386

As a couple of westbound BNSF freights wait for a light to get into Argentine Yard, light power led by a GP30 comes around the corner at CP 35 and heads for the facility. A light rain is falling, ... (more)

Railroad: Burlington Northern Santa Fe
Locomotive: EMD GP30
Location: Kansas City, Kansas, USA
Locomotive #: BNSF 2437
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: October 21, 2006


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By: Steve Schmollinger

Added: Jan 13, 2018

Views: 1,413
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Favorited: 17

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Photo ID: 644238

After loading passengers up in Cheyenne, UP 844 leads the 2016 Cheyenne Frontier Days train out of Cheyenne and back towards Denver in the early evening.

Railroad: Union Pacific
Locomotive: Steam 4-8-4
Location: Cheyenne, Wyoming, USA
Locomotive #: UP 844
Train ID: SDVDV 23
Photo Date: July 23, 2016


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By: Alastair Poll

Added: Jan 11, 2018

Views: 1,534
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Favorited: 22
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Photo ID: 643682

As a light rain comes down at CP 35, CP 9011 West, a transfer run, gets a light and proceeds into BNSF's Argentine Yard. Meanwhile, an eastbound BNSF stack train departs the yard on Main Two, whil... (more)

Railroad: Canadian Pacific Railway
Locomotive: EMD SD40-2F
Location: Kansas City, Kansas, USA
Locomotive #: CP 9011
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: October 21, 2006


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By: Steve Schmollinger

Added: Jan 06, 2018

Views: 1,605
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Favorited: 17

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Photo ID: 643553

As a couple of BNSF westbounds wait for a light to proceed to Argentine Yard, an eastbound vehicle train departs for Chicago. At far left, a CP transfer freight approaches with an SD40-2F" re... (more)

Railroad: Burlington Northern Santa Fe
Locomotive: GE C44-9W (Dash 9-44CW)
Location: Kansas City, Kansas, USA
Locomotive #: BNSF 5001
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: October 21, 2006


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By: Steve Schmollinger

Added: Jan 05, 2018

Views: 1,676
Comments: 0

Favorited: 15
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