DUTIES of the
DURING SEVERE WEATHER
The TV meteorologist is:-The direct interface with the public
-The conduit of official information
-Locate the threat within a county
- Disseminate Official and Non-Official Information
-Locate "all clear" or "no-threat" areas
-Specify the type of threat
-Why are the sirens sounding?
-Thunder and lightning in Norwood but No Severe Weather Threat - WHY?
-Why is the fire department telling us to take cover when you give us an "all clear?"
-Why is there no all clear immediately after the threat has ended?
-Warning continues – but all clear
-Warning continues – west half clear