‘It saved lives’: Meteorologist Michelle Bogowith gets emotional while thanking viewers for listening to warnings

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Even after a scary encounter with a tornado Tuesday night, meteorologist Michelle Bogowith said she will absolutely chase tornadoes again because she believes that paired with coverage from meteorologists Karli Ritter, Joe Lauria and Garry Frank in the FOX4 Weather Center saved lives.

"It saved lives," Bogowith said while becoming emotional reflecting on the coverage. "The fact that we had eyes on this, and we were warning people well in advance of this-- it saved lives."

The FOX4 weather team had been warning of the dangerous associated with this system since last week. Be sure to download our apps and follow us on Facebook so you can be prepared when severe weather hits.

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FOX4 meteorologists Joe Lauria, Karli Ritter, Michelle Bogowith, and Garry Frank will keep you apprised of any severe and dangerous weather in our area. Look for their reports on your television, on our app, and on our Facebook page.

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