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Storm Safe visits Academy International and Goodnight Elementary School

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Posted at 4:59 PM, May 18, 2022

On Wednesday, Meteorologist Alex O'Brien met with students in southern Colorado to discuss severe weather in Colorado and how to prepare.

First, she met with the 3rd graders at Academy International Elementary School in Colorado Springs.

Then she met the 3rd graders at Goodnight School in Pueblo.

All of the students today were excited about the presentation and loved to share their ideas with Alex.

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