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Storm hunters in Colorado

Photos Logo Photos | Slide 1 of 19: The Doppler on Wheels (DOW) vehicle scans a supercell thunderstorm during a tornado research mission, May 8, 2017 in Elbert County near Agate, Colorado.

Here's a look at dramatic images of storm clouds in the Colorado counties in U.S., as researchers try to understand tornado structure and strength, and how low-level winds affect and damage buildings. All images were taken May 8, 2017.

(Pictured) The Doppler on Wheels (DOW) vehicle scans a supercell thunderstorm (also known as rotating thunderstorm) during a tornado research mission.

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