End of Summer/Fall chasing

Yes, there are a lot of tornadoes but many of those are spin-ups from tropical systems, hard to see but may still be worth chasing since there usually isn't much else going on. It will be interesting to see if chasers equiped with XM will have success chasing these elusive tornadoes. Sometimes there is a week of tornado possibilities across the Plains.

Bill Hark
I'm a chaser, so I'm always watchful during that time, but rarely hopeful. I've had a few awesome chase days in October, but in reality, those aren't something to count on every season. I always expect at least one opportunity during the Fall season, but rarely do I expect a significant tornado event.

However, when the occasional Fall event does come around, they are pretty spectacular: