The GOAL is a reduction in the loss of life and property. While the numbers have trended down over the decades, there's never been a year where a storm doesn't injure or kill someone somewhere.
The Wichita Eagle reports:
At any rate, for #Skywarn ACES is Awareness, Communication, Escape Routes, Safe Zones. https://t.co/pkKFwPtydk is the training site. #wrn @WRNAmbassadors @Kia pic.twitter.com/2hcZ2mdCfl
— kc5fm February 26, 2019
The current average lead-time for tornado warnings is 13 minutes.
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Y'all know I love when you send weather pics, but PLEASE don't take them while driving. I don't share pics that were clearly taken while driving; I would encourage other Mets to do the same. The likes/shares you may get are NOT worth risking the safety of everyone on the road. pic.twitter.com/GIwEvbtFnq— Hannah Strong (@WxStrong) June 1, 2019