• Simple ways to receive severe-weather alerts



    By Nathan Parker

    Over this recent Easter weekend, major storms and tornadoes raged across the United States.

    The southern regions were hit especially hard, incurring massive damage and more than 30 deaths. It was tragic — but not at all rare, and not completely unexpected. Early severe-weather warnings might not reduce the destruction but can reduce fatalities.

    Following the recent storms, I felt the AskWoody community should be informed about some tools for receiving life-saving weather alerts. Many of these services are free or low-cost; others are geared more toward organizations.

    Read the full story in AskWoody Plus Newsletter 17.17.0 (2020-05-04).