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Midwest towns say early storm warnings saved lives

The television was tuned to forecasters' dire warnings of an impending storm when Greg Tomlyanobich heard a short burst from a tornado siren blare after midnight Sunday. Then silence. Then rumbling.
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Could better tornado warnings cause complacency?

News : Yahoo! News: The Upshot (3 years ago)

Forecasters who issued dire warnings ahead of last weekend's tornado outbreak in the Midwest deemed the effort a success, largely because dozens of tornadoes hit yet caused only a handful of deaths. Read Post

Texas grandfather describes surviving massive tornado

News : The Lookout (2 years ago)

CLEBURNE, Texas—Living in “Tornado Alley,” 77-year-old Bill Jones has heard the blare of civil defense warning sirens more times than he can count. But on Wednesday night it was the mighty oak trees in his yard that finally persuade... Read Post

Dozens of tornadoes batter Midwest as twisters rip through hospitals, homes and tear apart entire TOWNS... and the worst is yet to Come!

News : The Coming Crisis (3 years ago)

Dozens of tornadoes were spotted across the Midwest and Plains Saturday as an outbreak of unusually strong weather seized the region, and forecasters sternly warned that 'life-threatening' weather could intensify overnight. Storms w... Read Post

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