A federal weather alert system that has been causing smartphones to squawk, tremble and display abbreviated texts can warn people about severe storms like this one experienced by Lee’s Summit residents in July.
A federal weather alert system that has been causing smartphones to squawk, tremble and display abbreviated texts can warn people about severe storms like this one experienced by Lee’s Summit residents in July. Rich Sugg rsugg@kcstar.com
A federal weather alert system that has been causing smartphones to squawk, tremble and display abbreviated texts can warn people about severe storms like this one experienced by Lee’s Summit residents in July. Rich Sugg rsugg@kcstar.com

Weather alerts on your cellphone can warn — and sometimes annoy

August 07, 2015 04:24 PM