Tuesday, January 24, 2012

Video From May 22, 2011 Joplin, MO Tornado

This is video from inside a chase tour van. It's really eerie to hear someone suggest taking cover at Home Depot at the 1:58 mark. My heart hurts thinking about what the folks in Joplin went through that day.

Monday, January 23, 2012

Tornadoes Have Devastated Parts of AR, MS, TN and AL

During the evening and overnight hours of 1/22/12 and 1/23/12, tornadoes have ripped across parts of Arkansas, Tennessee, Mississippi and Alabama. Reports of damage and fatalities are still coming in. By the looks of some of these pictures, there were some strong tornadoes.

Please pray for the folks affected by these storms.

Please remember, no matter what time of year, have a NOAA All Hazards Radio ready to protect you and your family.

Thursday, January 19, 2012

NWS 2012 Spotter Training Calendar

The NWS Spotter Training Classes for 2012 have been posted. Please visit their website for the most up to date information for dates, times and locations. This training gets updated every year, so even if you've attended before, it's always a great refresher with some new information.