Severe Weather Preparedness Week in North Carolina (March 6-12)

Monday’s Topic: Severe thunderstorms and tornadoes

http://www.weather.gov/rah/2016ncswpw

Facts…

-North Carolina experiences about 40 to 50 ‘thunderstorm days’ per year.

-About 10% of thunderstorms are classified as severe –

Meaning a storm that produces hail at least an inch in diameter, has winds of 58 miles per hour or stronger, or produces a tornado.

-North Carolina averages 26 tornadoes, 3 tornado fatalities, and 39 tornado injuries each year.

-Most tornadoes and tornado-related casualties occur during the months of March to May…with a peak in April.

*You can learn more about weather preparedness at www.readync.org

Verne Hill

Verne Hill

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I enjoy many things: Music. Family movie nights. My American flag flapping in the wind. Sunsets at the beach. Snow days. The Sweet Tea Party. Salvation through Grace…

VERSE: “Let everything that has breath praise the LORD” Psalm 150

QUOTE: “A person who loves his job, will never work a day in his life.”

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Verne Hill

I enjoy many things: Music. Family movie nights. My American flag flapping in the wind. Sunsets at the beach. Snow days. The Sweet Tea Party. Salvation through Grace… VERSE: “Let everything that has breath praise the LORD” Psalm 150 QUOTE: “A person who loves his job, will never work a day in his life.” MON-SAT 6A-10A (& Sunday@5 host) verne@wbfj.fm