Tornado alerts can give people just minutes to find shelter and officials said today that despite the nearly 300 deaths from a string of lethal twisters their warning systems worked well and prevented even more casualties.
"We have come a long way in the early warnings," said Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal whose state had at least 10 people killed by tornadoes. He said that when people hear the sirens or receive notice of an onrushing tornado they know to take cover.
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