Beginning on January 21, 2017 a series of storms swept the southeast, bringing deadly tornadoes that killed 21 people and injured dozens more. Dataminr for Public Sector alerted on each of these weather systems and provided ongoing alerts, some containing images from the scenes. Alerts in these situations supported first responders’ ability to respond quickly.
Dataminr for Public Sector alerts to storms across multiple states
Dataminr for Public Sector's coverage spanned multiple states and helped clients effectively reduce the time between incident and response.
Entire homes were destroyed in this #tornado in Petal, Ms
Massive tornado near Albany, GA! @NWSTallahassee @spann @severestudios
Damage in Co Rd 37 and Hwy 82 area of Bullock Co due to tornado.
Huge tree blocking traffic on Capital Circle NE. Stay safe and don’t underestimate this storm!