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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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Severe weather develops quickly, how will you know it’s coming?

Tornadoes and Severe Thunderstorms develops quickly and every second counts to seek shelter.  Sign-up for email and text alerts before the storm.  Learn more at http://iAlert.com or review all iAlert weather alert services at http://iAlert.com/services Related Links: iAlert.com Services iAlert.com Group Account Manager – … Read More…

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What is a Supercell?

A Supercell is a severe thunderstorm with a deep, persistently rotating updraft (a mesocyclone). Supercell thunderstorms are the largest, most severe class of thunderstorms. It has been argued that there are really only two types of thunderstorms: supercell and ordinary, though some have … Read More…

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Tornado Safety

Tornado safety isn’t just about preparing before a tornado hits, it’s about knowing what to do during and after.  This article will help you prepare for before, during, and after a tornado event. Before a Tornado Make sure all family members know the … Read More…

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Tornado Myths

When it comes to tornado safety, there are a lot of myths out there. These myths are more than just incorrect – these popular misconceptions can lead people into danger. Learn the truth about tornadoes and what you can do to stay safe. … Read More…

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