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    What Is A Microburst and Why Is It Important?

    Violent and potentially deadly, microbursts give tornadoes a run for their money.  These little-known weather outbursts can be as destructive as a tornado and should be taken just as seriously. According to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), unyielding microbursts can cause miles of damage including uprooting trees, leveling fences, and destroying power lines and buildings.[...]

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    3 Ways to Avoid Getting Trapped in Your Storm Shelter

    Worried About Getting Trapped in Your Storm Shelter?  A general fear among homeowners is getting trapped in their underground storm shelter by heavy debris. Because of this fear, many people will not get into a storm shelter during a tornado emergency. And, while flying debris is a major cause of injury and death during a[...]

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    The Best Ways to Prep Your Home for Storm Season

    Tornadoes strike hard, and they strike fast. If you’ve lived in Oklahoma for any length of time, you know that tornado season can put fear into even the, strongest of hearts. So, your safest bet is to prepare your home before storm season comes rolling down the plains. But how exactly can you do that?[...]

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    7 Important Power Outage Safety Tips

    Some towns have gone days without power due to tornado damage. So how do you survive a power outage with minimal disruption to your life? By following these 7 SAFETY TIPS. The number # 1 rule is not to touch downed powerlines. If they have fallen on or around your home, stay put and call[...]

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    10 Step Checklist to Assess Your Home for Storm Damage

    Storms can be destructive to our homes, especially if a tornado is involved. Once the severe weather has passed and you are safe, it’s time to inspect your home for storm damage. Most severe weather damage requires a home professional to evaluate and repair. In the meantime, use this 10 STEP CHECKLIST to make an[...]

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    Can A Weather Radio Save Your Life?

    There is nothing more important than staying informed during a severe weather situation. But what happens when your electricity goes out? Or you must take sanctuary in your storm shelter? This is when a weather radio becomes a ‘must have’ tool. It provides a critical link to the outside world, and keeps you up to[...]

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