Supercell Swirls Above Texas Field Before Tornado Touches Down in Dramatic Timelapse Video

A supercell was spotted looming above Sterling City, Texas, on May 17, amid a tornado warning.

Erik Howell captured this video and originally posted it to Instagram, with a caption explaining the footage was shot “Just before the tornado came down.”

A tornado was confirmed in the area, along with reports of damage to a gas plant. Credit: Erik Howell via Storyful