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In this week's CoMo Explained we breakdown tornado prediction, the siren system and explain how 'Tornado Alley' works.
They're quiet unobtrusive until they're not:tornado sirens. About 80 of them dot Boone County with the majority of them in a few mile radius of downtown. This week we wondered--how do those sirens get turned on?
This week: what's next for Ryan Ferguson and what exactly is in that appeals court ruling?
Update: This article was written the week before Ryan Ferguson's release. The 30-day timeline we outline below is based on state prosecutors taking no action at all, allowing legal deadlines to stretch out and pass. For coverage of Ryan Ferguson's release, read our latest story.