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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: 655363

The Thunder Rolls! A westbound BNSF manifest screams west thru Tunnel 29, as a rare quick moving morning thunderstorm moves on my position... The front of the train twists into a 10 degree... (more)

Railroad: BNSF Railway
Locomotive: GE C44-9W (Dash 9-44CW)
Location: Pinecliffe, Colorado, USA
Locomotive #: BNSF 4578
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: May, 2017


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By: Jason Cary

Added: Apr 19, 2018

Views: 1,366
Comments: 0

Favorited: 20
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Photo ID: 654656

Whats at the end of the rainbow?
Its a pair of Burlington Northern Santa Fe Heritage I GE C44-9Ws on a westbound grain train climbing Marias Pass working through the sweeping curve at... (more)

Railroad: Burlington Northern Santa Fe
Locomotive: GE C44-9W (Dash 9-44CW)
Location: Browning, Montana, USA
Locomotive #: BNSF 1002
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: October 04, 1997


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By: Mike Danneman

Added: Apr 12, 2018

Views: 2,710
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Favorited: 31
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Photo ID: 654447

On a gorgeous spring evening, two BNSF C44-9W's lead a northbound stack train across the vast open spaces near Norfolk, Colorado on April 9, 2018.

Railroad: BNSF Railway
Locomotive: GE C44-9W (Dash 9-44CW)
Location: Norfolk, Colorado, USA
Locomotive #: BNSF 5259
Train ID: S OMATAC1 08A
Photo Date: April 09, 2018


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By: John Crisanti

Added: Apr 10, 2018

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Views: 8,009
Comments: 4

Favorited: 57
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Photo ID: 654392

The so-called "C&O Heritage" locomotive leads NS 36T through the Dale Valley on the Southern Tier as the skies open and rain pours down.

Locomotives:
PRLX 4834 SD70ACe
NS 6951 SD60E<... (more)

Railroad: PRLX
Locomotive: EMD SD70ACe
Location: Dale, New York, USA
Locomotive #: PRLX 4834
Train ID: NS 36T
Photo Date: March 29, 2018


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By: mtnclimberjoe

Added: Apr 09, 2018

Views: 2,094
Comments: 4

Favorited: 17

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Photo ID: 654387

Leaving a stormy Crowsnest Pass behind, an eastbound Canadian Pacific freight curves away from Lundbreck, Alberta, on the morning of September 28, 2010. Pulling the train is Union Pacific EMD SD90... (more)

Railroad: Union Pacific
Locomotive: EMD SD9043MAC
Location: Lundbreck, Alberta, Canada
Locomotive #: UP 8301
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: September 28, 2010


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By: Mike Danneman

Added: Apr 09, 2018

Views: 1,169
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Favorited: 15


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Photo ID: 653310

The fog is dense on the NS Southern Tier as an ex-CSX, PRLX leaser heads west from Attica. This particular unit has been re-patched with the C&O logo by what one can only assume are some intrepid ... (more)

Railroad: PRLX
Locomotive: EMD SD70ACe
Location: Dale, New York, USA
Locomotive #: PRLX 4834
Train ID: NS 36T
Photo Date: March 29, 2018


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By: C Rothbart

Added: Mar 30, 2018

Views: 2,686
Comments: 1

Favorited: 10

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Photo ID: 651567

Miracle Moment in Milton, Florida. I had been railfanning all afternoon in hopes that the clearing line from a cold front would hold true and give me some nice afternoon shots. It didn't. All afte... (more)

Railroad: CSX Transportation (CSXT)
Locomotive: EMD SD70MAC
Location: Milton , Florida, USA
Locomotive #: CSX 4777
Train ID: CSX M735
Photo Date: September 24, 2017


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By: Isaac Fulford

Added: Mar 14, 2018

Views: 713
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Favorited: 9
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Photo ID: 650871

While a light rain falls through the late evening air, UP 2571 leads a westbound intermodal past the Longview Amtrak Station while baggage for the northbound Texas Eagle waits in the foreground (a... (more)

Railroad: Union Pacific
Locomotive: GE ET44AC
Location: Longview, Texas, USA
Locomotive #: UP 2571
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: January 15, 2017


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By: Christopher Parma

Added: Mar 09, 2018

Views: 890
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Favorited: 6

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Photo ID: 650204

A Bumblebee in the Fog and the Rain

A westbound autorack train climbs the mountain with a little Reading Company on the head end. The PRR and Reading weren't the best of friends, tho... (more)

Railroad: Norfolk Southern
Locomotive: EMD SD70ACe
Location: Altoona, United States
Locomotive #: NS 1067
Train ID: NS 11J
Photo Date: March 01, 2018


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By: Timothy E. Pavlic II

Added: Mar 02, 2018

Views: 2,142
Comments: 3

Favorited: 20
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Photo ID: 649228

Under stormy skies, Rocky Mountaineer Railtours passenger train pauses for a crew change and inspection at Field, British Columbia, on September 16, 2002. The train will soon climb through the Spi... (more)

Railroad: Canadian Pacific Railway
Locomotive: EMD SD9043MAC
Location: Field, British Columbia, Canada
Locomotive #: CP 9141
Train ID: Unassigned
Photo Date: September 16, 2002


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By: Mike Danneman

Added: Feb 22, 2018

Views: 2,431
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Favorited: 13


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Photo ID: 649183

When it rains...

The weather finally decided to rain on our Parade near the end of a Lerro Productions Charter. No sooner than did it pour on this runby did the rain stop entirely.

Railroad: Everett Railroad
Locomotive: Steam 2-6-0
Location: Roaring Spring, Pennsylvania, USA
Locomotive #: EV 11
Train ID: EX11
Photo Date: November 05, 2017


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By: Timothy E. Pavlic II

Added: Feb 22, 2018

Views: 680
Comments: 1

Favorited: 5
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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: 984
Comments: 0

Favorited: 11
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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: 1,805
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Favorited: 16
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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: 1,258
Comments: 0

Favorited: 8

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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: 684
Comments: 0

Favorited: 10

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