Patent Number: 6,295,001

Title: Tornado warning system

Abstract: A pager receiver based system provides a method and an apparatus for receiving and detecting a tornado alert or other severe weather alert from the National Weather Service, determining the region or grid block to which the alert applies, and broadcasting an alert signal to a plurality of pager receivers, all programmed with the same sub-address, within that region or grid block.

Inventors: Barber; Jerry Keith (Willis, TX)


International Classification: G08B 27/00 (20060101); G08B 21/00 (20060101); G08B 21/10 (20060101); H04H 1/00 (20060101); G01W 001/00 ()

Expiration Date: 09/25/2018