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Memory Monday-Tornado Warnings

Memory Monday-It’s a thing…

As a child, pretty much anything and everything scared me. I’m sure the list of things I was afraid of was a mile long, but the one thing that stood out the most were the tornado warnings that would scroll across the bottom of the TV screen or interrupt a radio broadcast. 283 more words

Memory Monday

Tornado Warning

My smart phone went crazy. Bleats. Blaring sounds and a text message. Tornado warning. Seek shelter. Now. Right now. Immediately. Luckily, I was near a big hospital and medical complex. 144 more words

Ray Laskowitz

Day 99- tornado warnings and our dirty basement. 

This is the result of having to spend an hour in basement with the dogs during a tornado warning…Zoë needed a bath because we have a dirty, dirty basement. 10 more words

365 Day Photo Challenge

The Difference Between Tornado Watches and Warnings

April 9, 2015 – AccuWeather

While the peak occurrences for severe weather events in the United States happen between March and October, severe weather can occur at any time. 167 more words

News/ Current Events

Tornado Season 2015

We’re about to start another tornado season this weekend on March 1st.  It was another very quiet February due to the tremendous amount of cold air, but indications are much warmer air returns to much of the country by the second week of March.  333 more words

Dakota County Using Sirens Less Due To 'Fatigue'

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Dakota County officials said they would change the conditions that lead them to activate the emergency sirens to combat siren “fatigue.”

The county used to activate the sirens during any tornado warnings and severe thunderstorm warnings. 84 more words