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» Moffat Tunnel Subdivision 
» Coal Creek, Colorado, USA (more..)
» March 30, 2020
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The first thunderstorm complexes of the 2020 season rumble northeasterly over Boulder County while the last light of the day strikes a westbound oil train around the horseshoe at Coal Creek. Getting a train in this loop at the right 10-20 minute window and storms in the right place is a choreography lesson for sure. In less than 5 min when this westbound entered tunnel 1 the sun dropped below the mountains. Westbound oil from Oklahoma to Utah is lead by UP SD70M 4900. Shot on Inspire 2.
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