FEC 101 blasts through south Dorena Miami bound. Today's 101 had a new person on board who will act as liaison between the FEC and All Aboard Florida, getting her look at the railway.
In pouring rain, lightning and claps of thunder, Florida East Coast train No. 101 flies through a curve approaching St. Augustine, Florida, on January 12, 2015.
Train 101 swings behind the waterfront condos in Stuart bound for Miami. The All Aboard Florida project will bring about 32 passenger trains a day through here in about 2-3 years.
Steam rises from the rails as 101 blasts through after a tropical shower. The rainy season can bring torrential downpours at any time during the day or night, but mostly in the afternoon.
A Significant Weather Advisory was in force for strong thunderstorms when 101 made it's appearance in Bunnell. Rainfall was 2" per hour and lighting was becoming intense.
FEC 101 rolls through the intense tropical rains of a strong storm. It's the rainy season in Florida! This storm was producing 2" per hour rainfall which is common in the summer here.
Today's 101 had three GEVO's first time it's had three in a while, hustling a lot of autoracks in addition to intermodal south. Sun angles make it a challenge to shoot this train now.
A trio of golfers pause before teeing off to watch Florida East Coast train No. 101, which reliably leaves Jacksonville after lunchtime, pass the Daytona Beach Golf Club.
Florida East Coast 101 with two GEVO's on it's journey towards Miami.
Yet another day of tropical showers and another 101. Heavy showers were moving through the area once again ahead of a front. The MO of 101 these days is GEVO X 2
FEC 101 races out of a tropical rainshower during a period of unsettled weather across northeast Florida. Today's 101 had autos up front which is happening more and more lately.
FEC 101 rolls through a light downpour on an unsettled day in Florida. We have had spells of wet weather recently which is unusual for April.
Dave Shelly takes 101 down the siding past a work train (right behind me) on one of the first nice cloudless days we have had in a while.
Tropical rains drench FEC 101 as they roll south at Dorena. An unsettled pattern has set up giving us rounds of rainfall some of it heavy.
FEC train #101 rounds a big curve leading into Stuart, FL.