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Study Might Explain Why Trailer Parks Seem To Be Tornado Magnets

(CBS) – Researchers at Purdue University think they have pinpointed areas where tornadoes are more likely to hit.

WBBM Newsradio’s Veronica Carter reports researchers looked at 60 years worth of climatological data from the National Weather Service’s Storm Prediction Center, and found tornadoes touch down most often in “transition zones” – areas where a dramatic change in landscape takes place. 206 more words


Get Prepared During Severe Weather Awareness Week

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – While it may feel like we just got rid of the snow, it’s already time to start thinking about severe spring and summertime weather. 131 more words


Five Life-Threatening Tornado Safety Myths Debunked

By By Jenna Abate

The United States has the highest concentration of tornadoes in the world, according to NOAA. It’s important for citizens throughout the United States to know how to act and what a safe plan of action is when severe weather strikes. 1,142 more words


Storm Season 2014!

Sunday marked the first really good thunderstorms of the season, so I thought I would post about my first love, the one I had before I even really started writing. 310 more words

Real Life


Happy to say that I will be flying out to Oklahoma from Melbourne, Australia on the 30th April 2014 for 2 intense weeks of storm chasing! 69 more words