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Do not stay in a mobile home during a tornado.

Tragically, an Oklahoma girl was huddled with her parents "inside a mobile home bathroom" when it was torn apart during the Lone Grove tornado.  She survived but her parents did not.

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Surviving a tornado

At least eight people are confirmed dead and more than a dozen injured during last evening's tornado in Lone Grove, Oklahoma.

Lone Grove tornadoCould this tragic loss of life have been prevented?

Maybe, maybe not.  Having survived a rogue tornado on our Oklahoma wheat farm, I'm not convinced.  However, today's meteorological forecasts stack the odds in your favor.

The challenge is not to let malaise overcome the incessant forecasts of watches and warnings.

What is the difference between a tornado watch and a tornado warning?