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Steel Rails under Thundering Skies
For the train and storm chaser. Trains with thunderstorms, dark clouds, rain, lightning, hurricanes - tropical storms, funnel clouds, storm light, and rainbows.
Photo Album By: John Doughty
 
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Photo ID: 697825

The Decatur & Eastern Illinois Railroad Tuscola Turn prepares to set out its train for loading at the Topflight Grain Co-operative at Pierson Station, as an approaching thunderstorm is about to te... (more)

Railroad: Decatur & Eastern Illinois Railroad
Locomotive: EMD SD40-2
Location: Pierson Station, Illinois, USA
Locomotive #: WAMX 4234
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: May 19, 2019


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By: Steve Smedley

Added: May 22, 2019

Views: 1,023
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Favorited: 5
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Photo ID: 697774

The UP 4014 is starting up the westbound Wahsatch grade out of Evanston, heading into a wind-whipped light steady rain

Railroad: Union Pacific
Locomotive: Steam 4-8-8-4
Location: Evanston, Wyoming, USA
Locomotive #: UP 4014
Train ID: Extra
Photo Date: May 08, 2019


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By: Bob Kise

Added: May 22, 2019

Views: 1,098
Comments: 0

Favorited: 12

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Photo ID: 697773

As the blue hour fades into the night, a large lighting bolt fans out behind the Union Pacific 6938, which is proudly displayed in front of the Jenks Locomotive Shops. The line of thunderstorms pa... (more)

Railroad: Union Pacific
Locomotive: EMD DD40X
Location: Little Rock, Arkansas, USA
Locomotive #: UP 6943
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: July 20, 2018


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By: James R Doughty

Added: May 22, 2019

Views: 3,035
Comments: 0

Favorited: 14

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Photo ID: 697677

Scattered rain showers move across the plain as Union Pacific "Big Boy" No. 4014 and "Northern" No. 844 scoot across the wide open spaces north of Laramie, Wyoming, along US-28... (more)

Railroad: Union Pacific
Locomotive: Steam 4-8-8-4
Location: Laramie, Wyoming, USA
Locomotive #: UP 4014
Train ID: PRWLM 02
Photo Date: May 17, 2019


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By: John Crisanti

Added: May 20, 2019

Views: 1,120
Comments: 3

Favorited: 12
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Photo ID: 697666

As evening thunderstorms begin to brew, CSX Q026 passes through a small field near the town of Vienna Georgia with the CSX 911 First Responders unit leading the train north towards Chicago/Bedford... (more)

Railroad: CSX Transportation (CSXT)
Locomotive: ES44AH
Location: Vienna, Georgia, USA
Locomotive #: CSX 911
Train ID: CSX Q026
Photo Date: May 17, 2019


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By: Blane Brandenburg

Added: May 20, 2019

Views: 633
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Favorited: 6


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Photo ID: 697624

CSX Q026 is accelerating back to track speed at Vienna, Ga. while a storm approaches.

Railroad: CSX Transportation (CSXT)
Locomotive: GE ES44AC
Location: Vienna, Georgia, USA
Locomotive #: CSXT 911
Train ID: Q026
Photo Date: May 17, 2019


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By: Jared Blocker

Added: May 20, 2019

Views: 647
Comments: 1

Favorited: 9
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Photo ID: 697623

Rainy Sacramento Saturday- With a light rain falling on the last trip of the day, Granite Rock #10 crosses the Capitol Mall on its way back to the Sacramento Southern depot.

Railroad: Granite Rock
Locomotive: Steam 0-6-0
Location: Sacramento, California, USA
Locomotive #: 10
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: May 18, 2019


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By: Nick Hovey

Added: May 20, 2019

Views: 1,971
Comments: 1

Favorited: 7
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Photo ID: 697453

Struggling up the grade towards the 7,200' summit of the Palmer Divide, a 17,000 ton coal load works through the curves through "The Sag" as a stormy weather forms in the background.

Railroad: BNSF Railway
Locomotive: GE ES44AC
Location: Spruce, Colorado, USA
Locomotive #: BNSF 6146
Train ID: C EBMDON 015A
Photo Date: May 18, 2019


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By: David Carballido-Jeans

Added: May 19, 2019

Views: 749
Comments: 0

Favorited: 10

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Photo ID: 697438

IAIS “QJ” 2-10-2 steam locomotive 6988 blasts past the Chillicothe Sportsmans Club in a thunderstorm on Saturday during its final run to Sparland. Copyright Steve Smedley

Railroad: Iowa Interstate Railroad
Locomotive: Steam 2-10-2
Location: Chillicothe, Illinois, USA
Locomotive #: IAIS 6988
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: May 18, 2019


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By: Steve Smedley

Added: May 18, 2019

Views: 1,167
Comments: 0

Favorited: 8
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Photo ID: 697418

Eurocity 150 ‘Emona’ glides over a moody after-storm scenery that begins to settle for the night.

Railroad: Austria Federal Railways (ÖBB)
Locomotive: 1144
Location: Breitenstein, Austria
Locomotive #: ----
Train ID: EC 150
Photo Date: August 05, 2016


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By: Károly Szélig

Added: May 18, 2019

Views: 1,243
Comments: 2

Favorited: 25

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Photo ID: 697413

A FrontRunner train is just minutes oyt of its Salt Lake City stop as it heads north to Ogden.

Railroad: Utah Transit Authority
Locomotive: MPI MP36PH-3C
Location: Salt Lake City, Utah, USA
Locomotive #: UTA 19
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: May 08, 2019


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By: Steve Barry / www.railroadphotographer.com

Added: May 18, 2019

Views: 707
Comments: 1

Favorited: 6
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Photo ID: 697246

Union Pacific Big Boy No. 4014 leads the 150th anniversary of the Golden Spike passenger special downgrade toward Echo Canyon at Castle Rock, Utah, in a cold rain on the morning of May 8, 2019.

Railroad: Union Pacific
Locomotive: Steam 4-8-8-4
Location: Castle Rock, Utah, USA
Locomotive #: UP 4014
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: May 08, 2019


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By: Mike Danneman

Added: May 16, 2019

Views: 1,850
Comments: 0

Favorited: 18
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Photo ID: 697209

A steady light rain with some snow mixed in is pelting the 4014 as it heads toward the summit at Wahsatch, Utah, about 10 miles upgrade

Railroad: Union Pacific
Locomotive: Steam 4-8-8-4
Location: Evanston, Wyoming, USA
Locomotive #: UP 4014
Train ID: Extra
Photo Date: May 08, 2019


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By: Bob Kise

Added: May 16, 2019

Views: 4,008
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Favorited: 18

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Photo ID: 697121

A BNSF coal train heads south out of Bill, Wyoming, at the end of a rainy day in Powder River Basin on May 3, 2007.

Railroad: BNSF Railway
Locomotive: EMD SD70MAC
Location: Bill, Wyoming, USA
Locomotive #: Unknown
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: May 03, 2007


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By: Mike Danneman

Added: May 15, 2019

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Views: 2,293
Comments: 4

Favorited: 47
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Photo ID: 697082

Under a stormy Montana sky, a BNSF freight train crosses the Clark Fork bridge at Bonner on October 4, 2005, heading eastbound on Montana Rail Link’s Third Subdivision between Missoula and Helena.

Railroad: Oakway Leasing (OWY)
Locomotive: EMD SD60
Location: Bonner, Montana, USA
Locomotive #: Unknown
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: October 04, 2005


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By: Mike Danneman

Added: May 14, 2019

Views: 1,253
Comments: 0

Favorited: 11
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