Severe Weather Preparedness – Wind & Hail

This is Severe Weather Preparedness Week and The National Weather Service has information about Severe Weather each day this week.  Today’s Focus is on Wind and Hail.  Storm Coordination Meteorologist Andy Bailey says both are part of Severe Thunder Storms and are why we need to take Severe Thunderstorm Warnings seriously.   Bailey says strong wind can be devastating. Bailey says […]

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Severe Weather Awareness – Lightning

A flash of light streaks across the sky and it is followed by a low rumble or a loud boom.  Lightning is one of the more dangerous aspects of storms.  National Weather Service Meteorologist Jimmie Barham says Lightning is quite dangerous and often under-rated in a thunderstorm. Barham says the safest place to be in a lightning storm is indoors. […]

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