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In the middle of Schenectady County Community College’s graduation ceremony Thursday afternoon at Proctors, phones started vibrating and ringing throughout the hall. If it was a senior prank, it would have been a good one, but it wasn't. Instead, it was people with weather alerts programmed for their smartphones being warned of potentially violent weather in the region. The National Weather Service provides alert and warning information through various sources, but direct email and SMS ...


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