Twister Time: 13 Minutes to Take Cover

With more tornadoes than ever menacing the Heartland this year, twister fatalities have already set a record, and as Wednesday's carnage showed, victims usually get mere minutes to reach safety. Often that is not enough time. But tornado experts point out that those precious minutes are from when a funnel cloud forms and the tornado touches down. Far too often, those who live in Tornado Alley put more faith in the odds that "it won't be me" and ignore the "tornado watches" that are issued as...Full Story
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