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    Pets and Storms – 3 Important Tips to Keep Your Animals Safe

    For many people, our pets are family. We understand that their lifespans are shorter than ours, but it is still devastating when we lose a furry family member. When severe storms threaten, our first instinct is to protect ourselves and our children, and rightly so. However, there are many things we can do to make[...]

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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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    How are Tornadoes Rated? – The Enhanced Fujita Scale

    Tornadoes come in all strengths and sizes, from small dusters to one mile long monsters. Their damage can be extensive and varied. In 1971 Tetsuya Theodore Fujita of the University of Chicago, invented a scale to measure tornadoes based on the extent of damage they produced. The scale measures wind forces required to destroy homes and[...]

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    Severe Weather Terms You Need to Know from Preferred Shelters OKC

    Oklahoma and severe weather seem to go hand and hand and has history has shown, it can strike at any time. Fall and Spring are especially dangerous which is why understanding severe weather terms can be crucial to your safety. Significant Weather Advisory – This advisory is normally used for storms with penny sized hail[...]

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    Sooner Safe – Safe Room Rebate Program

    Did you know there is a rebate program, called Sooner Safe, 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[...]

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    Storm Shelter Installation FAQ – Your Questions Answered!

    At Preferred Shelters we got a lot of questions about the actual storm shelter installation process. While you do have several options for location and type of shelter, there can be limitations.  Check out these installation FAQ: Q. Where can my shelter be installed? A. Shelters can be installed indoors or outdoors, with three options[...]

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Payne Counties storm shelter and safe room experts