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3 Responses to “Beautiful video of a supercell thunderstorm”

  1. Christopher Vaughan says:

    It deosn’t form a tornado, but it looks like it is oh-so-close, creating a nascent ground to cloud whirl about 1:22

  2. Boundegar says:

    Somebody needs to let him know there are mods that can get a much better frame rate with Minecraft, even with an older conputer. It looks like he’s only getting about 4fps.

  3. Amazing video and feels creepy. Thanks for capturing this amazing footage

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