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It isn't storm hype, it's storm reporting

Every time a potential tropical system fizzles, the media is blamed for storm hyping.

At the The Palm Beach Post this week, we worked hard to keep people updated on Invest 99-L after the National Hurricane Center highlighted it as an area to “investigate” with straight reporting. 752 more words

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It isn't storm hype, it's storm reporting

Every time a potential tropical system fizzles, the media is blamed for storm hyping.

At the The Palm Beach Post this week, we worked hard to keep people updated on Invest 99-L after the National Hurricane Center highlighted it as an area to “investigate” with straight reporting. 752 more words

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Witness Describes 'Deafening Roar' Of Tornado In Butler Co.

BUTLER (KDKA/AP) – Officials have confirmed that an EF0 tornado touched down in Butler County Thursday night.

According to the National Weather Service, the tornado was located near Renfrew. 275 more words

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Tropical wave expected to soak South Florida, new area being watched

Update 8 p.m.: Shower activity associated with a tropical wave in the Caribbean has increased over the last few hours, but the system remains disorganized and the chances of tropical development over the next 48 hours has dropped to 20 percent, according to the National Hurricane Center. 874 more words

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Tropical wave expected to soak South Florida, new area being watched

Update 8 p.m.: Shower activity associated with a tropical wave in the Caribbean has increased over the last few hours, but the system remains disorganized and the chances of tropical development over the next 48 hours has dropped to 20 percent, according to the National Hurricane Center. 874 more words

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KTA to change weather alert system after tornado warning confusion

LAWRENCE, Kan. (KSNW) – There are some changes coming to how the Kansas Turnpike Authority (KTA) alerts its drivers of severe weather situations.

A KTA spokesperson said on Thursday it will verify all tornado warnings from AccuWeather, a private forecasting company, with the National Weather Service (NWS) before it sends alerts to its customers. 288 more words

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Storms Prompt Tornado Warning In Butler Co.

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Severe weather moving across the Pittsburgh region Thursday evening prompted several severe weather alerts, including a Tornado Warning.

The Tornado Warning for Butler County was canceled by the National Weather Service around 10 p.m. 219 more words

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