DAMAGING RFD winds! 80mph rear-flank downdraft winds pick apart Big B's Truck Stop piece by piece!
***CAUTION: NEVER BLOCK HIGHWAY RIGHT-OF-WAY and NEVER SEEK SHELTER UNDER AN OVERPASS!!!***
While racing south to beat a tornado, TVN storm chasers Courtney Knight and Mike Scantlin encounter a roadblock, intense south-westerly winds on the East side of a "confirmed large and dangerous tornado", and 20 minutes of hurricane-force sustained winds! As the chasers wait out the storm at Big B's Truck Stop in Itasca, TX, a huge swath of extreme straight-line winds batters them for 20+ minutes as the slow-moving supercell propagated East.