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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: 584849

The rainy season took a break for a few weeks but is back in force. Here FEC 905 hustles northward through a thundery downpour bound for Bowden Yard.

Railroad: Florida East Coast Railroad (FEC)
Locomotive: EMD GP40-2
Location: Colfax, Florida, USA
Locomotive #: FEC 419
Train ID: FEC 905
Photo Date: August 03, 2016


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By: Bob Pickering (BP)

Added: Aug 03, 2016

Views: 1,760
Comments: 0

Favorited: 11

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Photo ID: 584681

STORM WARNING! A severe thunderstorm is about to hit the North Little Rock Jenks shop. Frequent lightning, 60 mph winds and torrential rain. I took 5 quick photos from different angles then ran fo... (more)

Railroad: Union Pacific
Locomotive: EMD DD40X
Location: Little Rock, Arkansas, USA
Locomotive #: UP 6938
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: July 30, 2016


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By: James R Doughty

Added: Aug 02, 2016

Views: 2,733
Comments: 2

Favorited: 10

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Photo ID: 584600

After the area got pounded by a Severe T-Storm, the sun peeks out of the clouds, along with a nice cold breeze to accompany it. The sound of a steam engine can be heard off in the distance. Seen h... (more)

Railroad: Union Pacific
Locomotive: Steam 4-8-4
Location: Speer, Wyoming, USA
Locomotive #: UP 844
Train ID: PDVCY2 24
Photo Date: July 24, 2016


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By: John Crisanti

Added: Aug 01, 2016

Views: 2,986
Comments: 2

Favorited: 27
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Photo ID: 584589

With intense thunderstorms moving in from the southwest, the RCPE crew prepares to depart Pierre.

Railroad: Rapid City, Pierre, & Eastern
Locomotive: EMD SD40-2
Location: Pierre, South Dakota, USA
Locomotive #: RCPE 3431
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: April 17, 2016


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By: Shawn Christie

Added: Aug 01, 2016

Views: 1,331
Comments: 1

Favorited: 18
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Photo ID: 584567

An empty coke train descends Winston Hill after meeting the Helena Local returning from Logan, MT at Winston siding. The recently set sun still lights the clouds, some of which produced minor thun... (more)

Railroad: BNSF Railway
Locomotive: GE ES44AC
Location: Winston, Montana, USA
Locomotive #: Unknown
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: June 29, 2016


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By: Bill Edgar

Added: Jul 31, 2016

Views: 2,550
Comments: 3

Favorited: 23

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Photo ID: 584386

The rear helper units on a heavy Port of Los Angeles stack train slowly grind up the steep 1.4 % grade towards Yampai Summit as they enter Crozier Canyon. The sound of General Electric Evolution S... (more)

Railroad: BNSF Railway
Locomotive: Unknown
Location: Valentine, Arizona, USA
Locomotive #: Unknown
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: July 29, 2016


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By: David Carballido-Jeans

Added: Jul 30, 2016

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Views: 6,216
Comments: 3

Favorited: 29
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Photo ID: 584291

The Cheyenne Frontier Days Train crosses the Wyoming Prairie under threating sky's on the return trip to Denver Colorado Congratulations to the entire Union Pacific Steam Crew, Union Pacific Railr... (more)

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


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By: Chris Mohs

Added: Jul 29, 2016

Views: 1,470
Comments: 1

Favorited: 8
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Photo ID: 584178

Railroad: BNSF Railway
Locomotive: GE ES44AC
Location: Cheyenne, Wyoming, USA
Locomotive #: BNSF 6110
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: July, 2016


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By: Ryan Nicolay

Added: Jul 28, 2016

Views: 915
Comments: 0

Favorited: 4
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Photo ID: 584174

BNSF 6236 rolls underneath some intense Summer afternoon storms as it heads West towards Denver.

Railroad: BNSF Railway
Locomotive: GE ES44AC
Location: Barr Lake, Colorado, USA
Locomotive #: BNSF 6236
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: July 24, 2016


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By: John Shine

Added: Jul 28, 2016

Views: 1,041
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Favorited: 5
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Photo ID: 584130

Perched high atop the Royal Gorge, DRGW's 2-8-4 499 sits through a passing rain shower as clouds begin to encase the southern Colorado landscape.

Railroad: Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad
Locomotive: Steam 2-8-4
Location: Royal Gorge , Colorado, USA
Locomotive #: DRGW 499
Train ID: N/A
Photo Date: July 07, 2016


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By: Will Jordan

Added: Jul 28, 2016

Views: 2,345
Comments: 2

Favorited: 7

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Photo ID: 584037

As afternoon storm clouds roll across northern Colorado Union Pacific FEF-3 #844 storms through Ault on UP's Greeley Subdivision, the abandoned Farr's Feed elevator provides the backdrop for the b... (more)

Railroad: Union Pacific
Locomotive: Steam 4-8-4
Location: Ault, Colorado, USA
Locomotive #: UP 844
Train ID: PDVCB3-24
Photo Date: July 24, 2016


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By: Ryan S.

Added: Jul 26, 2016

Views: 3,859
Comments: 3

Favorited: 36
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Photo ID: 583851

Departing Cheyenne under stormy skies, the 844 is heading back to Denver with the Cheyenne Frontier Day special.

Railroad: Union Pacific
Locomotive: Steam 4-8-4
Location: Cheyenne, Wyoming, USA
Locomotive #: UP 844
Train ID: PDVDV1-23
Photo Date: July 23, 2016


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By: John Shine

Added: Jul 25, 2016

Views: 1,713
Comments: 1

Favorited: 11
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Photo ID: 583647

Storm clouds roll through as UP844 leads the Cheyenne Frontier Day's special on the return trip out of Cheyenne, Wyoming.

Railroad: Union Pacific
Locomotive: Steam 4-8-4
Location: Cheyenne, Wyoming, USA
Locomotive #: UP 844
Train ID: PDVDV1
Photo Date: July 23, 2016


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By: Russell Watson

Added: Jul 23, 2016

Views: 1,860
Comments: 0

Favorited: 19
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Photo ID: 583303

After some brief monsoonal rains, a rainbow appears over the Truxton area as a Stockton, CA to Chicago, IL stack train works up the grade towards Yampai Hill. From there, the crew will work up ano... (more)

Railroad: BNSF Railway
Locomotive: GE C44-9W (Dash 9-44CW)
Location: Truxton, Arizona, USA
Locomotive #: BNSF 4813
Train ID: Q STOCHI6 18L
Photo Date: July 19, 2016


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By: David Carballido-Jeans

Added: Jul 20, 2016

Views: 1,667
Comments: 1

Favorited: 10
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Photo ID: 583261

Scattered storms and a sunset produce an array of colors and a faint rainbow that lurks Southeast as a northbound loaded sand train from Eola, Illinois to Speer, Wyoming leaves Longs Peak siding n... (more)

Railroad: BNSF Railway
Locomotive: GE ES44DC
Location: Longs Peak, Colorado, USA
Locomotive #: BNSF 7262
Train ID: U-EOLSEE0-03T
Photo Date: July 19, 2016


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By: John Crisanti

Added: Jul 20, 2016

Views: 2,070
Comments: 2

Favorited: 24
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