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Oklahoma business briefs for Jan. 16, 2013
Tornado summit is planned
The organizers of the National Tornado Summit will team up with the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration to host a new severe weather workshop at the event. The Tornado Summit will be March 10-12 in Oklahoma City at the Cox Convention Center.
This year, the summit will feature the National Severe Weather Workshop organized by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration. The summit also will include a free weather fair March 10 that is open to the public.
The fair will include a tornado simulator, and appearances from storm chasers and a television meteorologist. The summit is sponsored by the Oklahoma Insurance Department, Oklahoma Emergency Management, the National Weather Center, NOAA, SPC and the National Association of Insurance Commissioners. More information is available at www.tornadosummit.org.
From Staff Reports