tornado

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This week on WYSO Curious –we answer two listener questions about tornados.

First question: Why is the Miami Valley a tornado hotspot?  And secondly: How does the National Weather Service go about alerting us when a tornado is approaching? 

Tornado touchdown near Phillipsburg, Ohio on Monday, March 14, 2016.
Joe Glasgow/Facebook / Via National Weather Service Wilmington OH

The National Weather Service confirms a tornado caused damage in a southwest Ohio village near Dayton.