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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: 592410

It was raining cats and dogs as Q542, lead by a pair of KCS Belles came rolling into Boyd on an early fall afternoon.

Railroad: Kansas City Southern Railway
Locomotive: EMD SD70ACe
Location: Boyd, Kentucky, USA
Locomotive #: 4152
Train ID: Q542
Photo Date: October 02, 2016


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By: Tyler Hardin

Added: Oct 13, 2016

Views: 960
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Favorited: 4
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Photo ID: 592120

A pair of Electro-Motive Progress Rail EMD SD70ACe Tier 4 demonstrators hustle CSX Q317 west across the former B&O in downtown Clarksburg, W.Va., under less than optimal weather conditions.

Railroad: EMDX
Locomotive: EMD SD70ACe-T4
Location: Clarksburg, West Virginia, USA
Locomotive #: EMDX 1609
Train ID: CSX Q317
Photo Date: October 07, 2016


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By: Chase Gunnoe

Added: Oct 10, 2016

Views: 6,223
Comments: 3

Favorited: 33
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Photo ID: 592078

Rio Grande SD40T-2 “Tunnel Motor” No. 5361 leads Union Pacific MDVRO (Denver to Roper Yard, Salt Lake City manifest) freight between Clay and Plain at Coal Creek Canyon on a stormy April 27, 2001.

Railroad: Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad
Locomotive: EMD SD40T-2
Location: Coal Creek Canyon, Colorado, USA
Locomotive #: DRGW 5361
Train ID: UP MDVRO
Photo Date: April 27, 2001


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By: Mike Danneman

Added: Oct 10, 2016

Views: 3,409
Comments: 1

Favorited: 31
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Photo ID: 591480

I had sat in the car waiting for a train to arrive and watched this storm develop from a very small grey cloud over Laramie. It never reached me but I did get the opportunity to take this shot of ... (more)

Railroad: Union Pacific
Locomotive: GE ES44AC
Location: Laramie, Wyoming, USA
Locomotive #: UP 7877
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: September 23, 2016


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By: davehewitt

Added: Oct 04, 2016

Views: 1,894
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Favorited: 21
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Photo ID: 591278

NS 21E races under a rainbow as it approaches the Amtrak Station in Latrobe, PA. I'm told that this rainbow appeared in the sky around the same time that golfing legend and Latrobe native Arnold P... (more)

Railroad: Norfolk Southern
Locomotive: GE ES44DC
Location: Latrobe, Pennsylvania, USA
Locomotive #: NS 7540
Train ID: NS 21E
Photo Date: September 29, 2016


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By: Adam Klimchock

Added: Oct 02, 2016

Views: 954
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Favorited: 10


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Photo ID: 591277

Thunder Mountain Railroading...Afternoon thunderstorms have rolled into northern Arizona's high country, providing for dark and threatening clouds. Along with the sounds of distant thunder,... (more)

Railroad: BNSF Railway
Locomotive: GE ES44C4
Location: Cosnino, Arizona, USA
Locomotive #: BNSF 8078
Train ID: H KCKBAR9 28A
Photo Date: September 30, 2016


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By: David Carballido-Jeans

Added: Oct 02, 2016

Views: 1,176
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Favorited: 17
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Photo ID: 591137

CP's executive train eastbound at rural Annamoose, North Dakota.

Railroad: Canadian Pacific Railway
Locomotive: EMD FP9
Location: Annamoose, North Dakota, USA
Locomotive #: CP 4107
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: September 25, 2016


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By: Jeff Terry

Added: Oct 01, 2016

Views: 1,265
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Favorited: 17
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Photo ID: 591135

Canadian Pacific's A-B-A executive Fs broadside between Balfour and Drake, North Dakota. This was the former Soo Line main between Minneapolis and the Canadian border at Portal, ND.

Railroad: Canadian Pacific Railway
Locomotive: EMD FP9
Location: Balfour, North Dakota, USA
Locomotive #: CP 4107
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: September 25, 2016


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By: Jeff Terry

Added: Oct 01, 2016

Views: 1,858
Comments: 1

Favorited: 20
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Photo ID: 591103

After an afternoon of rain showers across northern Arizona, a rainbow has appeared along the eastern side of Flagstaff. With only a few minutes left of sunlight, the slow moving Belen, NM to Phoen... (more)

Railroad: BNSF Railway
Locomotive: EMD SD70ACe
Location: Flagstaff, Arizona, USA
Locomotive #: BNSF 8515
Train ID: H BELPHX1 29A
Photo Date: September 30, 2016


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By: David Carballido-Jeans

Added: Oct 01, 2016

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Views: 12,356
Comments: 4

Favorited: 64

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Photo ID: 590867

Lightning strikes the downtown area of Little Rock behind the UP 6938 DD40X on display at the Jenks shops just after midnight.

Railroad: Union Pacific
Locomotive: EMD DD40X
Location: Little Rock, Arkansas, USA
Locomotive #: UP 6938
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: April 04, 2014


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By: James R Doughty

Added: Sep 28, 2016

Views: 2,289
Comments: 2

Favorited: 12

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Photo ID: 590418

The DPU's of a loaded BNSF train shove hard since the rails are recently wet. A double "t"rainbow also appears as the sun peaks out from behind the storm clouds.

Railroad: Burlington Northern Santa Fe
Locomotive: EMD SD70ACe
Location: Douglas, Wyoming, USA
Locomotive #: BNSF 9360
Train ID: BNSF C-CKMIOG0-41A
Photo Date: September 23, 2016


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By: BNEdward

Added: Sep 25, 2016

Views: 1,334
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Favorited: 18
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Photo ID: 589814

With a distant storm casting its darkness to the east, a pair of WATCO six-axles sits quiet in the industrial park southwest of Cheyenne.

Railroad: Webb Asset Management
Locomotive: EMD SD40-2
Location: Speer, Wyoming, USA
Locomotive #: WAMX 4200
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: July 23, 2016


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By: Nick Hovey

Added: Sep 20, 2016

Views: 1,250
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Favorited: 5
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Photo ID: 589247

Through Julia! FEC 905 heads for Bowden as developing Tropical Storm Julia brings squally rains to the area. The work must get done, rain or shine.

Railroad: Florida East Coast Railroad (FEC)
Locomotive: EMD GP40-2
Location: Bunnell, Florida, USA
Locomotive #: FEC 433
Train ID: FEC 905
Photo Date: September 13, 2016


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By: Bob Pickering (BP)

Added: Sep 15, 2016

Views: 1,179
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Favorited: 6

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Photo ID: 589054

Nevada Northern Railway #93 with a short ballast train returns to Ely yard with another very happy customer at the throttle enjoying his "be the engineer" experience, as rain falls in th... (more)

Railroad: Nevada Northern Railway
Locomotive: Steam 2-8-0
Location: Ely, Nevada, USA
Locomotive #: NCCCo93
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: September 11, 2016


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By: Paul F. De Luca

Added: Sep 13, 2016

Views: 1,442
Comments: 2

Favorited: 10

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Photo ID: 589012

Hold at Bill? It's hard to imagine that the coal line was single track north of Bill in 1991, but that's the case as CNW 8528 waits for a loaded BN coal train before heading to the mines. An enorm... (more)

Railroad: Chicago & North Western Railroad
Locomotive: GE C40-8 (Dash 8-40C)
Location: Bill, Wyoming, USA
Locomotive #: CNW 8528
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: May, 1991


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By: Greg Mross

Added: Sep 13, 2016

Views: 1,952
Comments: 0

Favorited: 8
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