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Lions, Leopards, and Storms, Oh My!

A book for children. Lily and Niko Rabbit are at childcare when the weather changes and a thunderstorm strikes. One of the children’s parents is a meteorologist and he talks with the children about thunderstorms. They learn about severe weather events like thunderstorms … Read More…

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Hazardous Weather Fatality Statistics for 2017

2017 was another deadly year across the U.S. from weather related hazards with 477 people losing their lives from flooding, lightning, tornadoes, hurricanes, heat, winter weather, wind, and rips currents. Although this is slightly better than the 10-year 505 average it is more … Read More…

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Weather Balloons

The National Weather Service uses weather balloons in predicting and tracking potential disasters. Learn more from the video above0

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Understanding Hail

Hail, Showery precipitation in the form of irregular pellets or balls of ice more than 5 mm in diameter, falling from a cumulonimbus cloud. Ok great with the definition out of the way we can breakdown this amazing weather phenomenon for a much … Read More…

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iAlert.com Weather and Emergency Alert Notification Service Summary

iAlert Services LLC is a credentialed professional software development company specializing in critical communications. iAlert.com Weather and Emergency Alert Notification Service is the flagship project: Services are low cost, highly reliable; designed, developed, and managed by former National Weather Service (NWS) Meteorologist and … Read More…

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Weather Storm Report Alerts by Email and Text Message

Storm Report Alerts: During severe weather events local emergency managers, police, fire, and trained weather spotters submit storm reports across the U.S. iAlert monitors and sends these reports by text message and/or by email. Reports, many of which contain latitude/longitude values, include tornado … Read More…

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