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    Anatomy of a Wall Cloud

    Anyone who lives in tornado alley has heard of the dreaded “wall cloud”. We know it can accompany severe weather and even lead to devastating tornadoes, but what exactly is it? A wall cloud is a cloud that is lowered from a thunderstorm, forming when rapidly rising air causes lower pressure below the storm’s main[...]

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    The Rise of the Tornado Cluster!

    What exactly is a tornado cluster? Tornado clusters are sudden outbursts of twisters that can occur over several days. These outbreaks happen more frequently and with more tornadoes involved in each occurrence. It is considered an outbreak when six or more EF-1 tornadoes begin within 6 hours of each other, despite their proximity. During a[...]

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    Will My Homeowners Policy Cover Tornado Damage?

    For those of us in tornado alley, twisters are an unfortunate yearly occurrence. Tornado destruction is a real possibility, and homeowners policy depend on their insurance companies to protect their home in the event of a natural disaster. However, tornado damage isn’t completely covered in a typical homeowner’s insurance policy. Understanding what is covered and[...]

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    Lightning Strikes – A Real and Present Danger

    Beautiful and deadly, lightning is one of nature’s most fascinating wonders. These majestic light shows light up the sky with their intricacy but also carry lethal charges that can wipe out scores of people in one strike. Such high-voltage strikes claim between 55 to 60 lives per year, while also injuring hundreds. Most strikes occur[...]

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    Sooner Safe – Safe Room Rebate Program

    Did you know there is a rebate program for installation of a storm shelter in your home? Oklahoma has a little known, Safe Room Rebate Program called Sooner Safe. The Oklahoma Department of Emergency Management holds the yearly lottery for Oklahoma citizens. The lottery is a random selection process to select names for a maximum[...]

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    Save a Life! Top Ways to Prepare for a Tornado

    It’s difficult to think of your home being hit by a tornado, but being prepared for that possibility could mean the difference between life or death. Tornadoes are wild, unpredictable and happen extremely quickly, which gives you very little time to take emergency precautions. The best thing for those in states affected by tornadoes is[...]

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