Author Topic: Heading my way  (Read 1589 times)

Offline gymrat

  • Brewmaster
  • *****
  • Posts: 859
  • Ralph's Brewery
    • View Profile
Heading my way
« on: May 19, 2013, 03:19:09 PM »
I am gonna be hangin in the man cave tonight.



Ralph's Brewery
Topeka, KS

Offline gymrat

  • Brewmaster
  • *****
  • Posts: 859
  • Ralph's Brewery
    • View Profile
Re: Heading my way
« Reply #1 on: May 19, 2013, 03:20:03 PM »
That big tornado was just south west of Wichita about a half an hour ago.
Ralph's Brewery
Topeka, KS

Offline AmandaK

  • Senior Brewmaster
  • ******
  • Posts: 1229
  • Redbird Brewhouse
    • View Profile
Re: Heading my way
« Reply #2 on: May 19, 2013, 03:25:46 PM »
Dang!

Times like those I hide in the lowest place with the most beer. :)
Amanda Burkemper
Kansas City Bier Meister
BJCP Master

Redbird Brewhouse - Finishing Touches on the Basement Bar

Offline gymrat

  • Brewmaster
  • *****
  • Posts: 859
  • Ralph's Brewery
    • View Profile
Re: Heading my way
« Reply #3 on: May 19, 2013, 09:42:10 PM »
That is what Ralph and I did. But it is all clear now.
Ralph's Brewery
Topeka, KS

Offline denny

  • Administrator
  • Retired with too much time on my hands
  • *****
  • Posts: 13287
  • Noti OR [1991.4, 287.6deg] AR
    • View Profile
    • Dennybrew
Re: Heading my way
« Reply #4 on: May 20, 2013, 09:38:05 AM »
Glad you made it, but I hear more is on the way.  Take care.
Life begins at 60.....1.060, that is!

www.dennybrew.com

The best, sharpest, funniest, weirdest and most knowledgable minds in home brewing contribute on the AHA forum. - Alewyfe

Offline bluesman

  • Global Moderator
  • I must live here
  • *****
  • Posts: 8808
  • Delaware
    • View Profile
Re: Heading my way
« Reply #5 on: May 20, 2013, 09:41:54 AM »
Nasty tornados. Really scary to be in the wake of these things.

Good to see you got through it.  :)
Ron Price

Offline punatic

  • Official Poobah of No Life.
  • *
  • Posts: 4583
  • Puna District, Hawaii Island (UTC -10)
    • View Profile
Re: Heading my way
« Reply #6 on: May 20, 2013, 06:10:07 PM »
Horrible news and photos coming out of Moore, OK.  My prayers are with the people there.
There is only one success: to be able to spend your life in your own way.


AHA Life Member #33907

Offline rjharper

  • Brewmaster
  • *****
  • Posts: 541
    • View Profile
    • Angry Scotsman Brewing
Re: Heading my way
« Reply #7 on: May 20, 2013, 07:39:39 PM »
I was helping my probrewer friends in east OKC. We had barely finished transferring to the conical when Moore got hit, and we evacuated the brewery for 45 mins before returning to clean up amidst a crazy hail storm. We were fine, but Moore is like a war zone. Thankfully my friends down there are safe.
Ross
Red Earth Brewers (Oklahoma City, OK)
Tippecanoe Homebrewers Circle (West Lafayette, IN)

Angry Scotsman Brewing
http://www.angryscotbrew.com
http://www.facebook.com/angryscotbrew
http://www.twitter.com/angryscotbrew

Offline majorvices

  • Global Moderator
  • I must live here
  • *****
  • Posts: 7565
  • Polka. If its too loud you're too young.
    • View Profile
    • Yellowhammer Brewing Company
Heading my way
« Reply #8 on: May 21, 2013, 07:32:44 AM »
Reminded me of the tornados that hit Alabama a couple years ago last April. Had to flee the brewery, one hit my kids school then the next one wiped out electricity for a week.

Thoughts and prayers with all on OK and about.
Keith Y.

Vote Jonathan Fuller for Governing Committee!

Offline bluesman

  • Global Moderator
  • I must live here
  • *****
  • Posts: 8808
  • Delaware
    • View Profile
Re: Heading my way
« Reply #9 on: May 21, 2013, 09:38:25 AM »
What a tragedy in Oklahoma last night. The tornado was reported to be some 2 miles wide at one point. Terrible situation there now...
Ron Price