WRCB-TV meteorologist Paul Barys reflects on the lessons of April 27th, 2011

WRCB-TV meteorologist Paul Barys reflects on the lessons of April 27th, 2011

April 26th, 2012 by WRCB-TV Channel 3 in Local Regional News

Meteorologist Paul Barys prepares for a report in the WRCB Storm Alert Center studio. Barys works on several computers that keep him updated on local, regional and national conditions.

Photo by Tim Barber/Times Free Press.

CHATTANOOGA (WRCB)-I've worked alongside Paul Barys 27 years. I've witnessed firsthand his commitment to meteorology and I've seen his commitment to the people of the Tennessee Valley.

He was tested beyond belief on the day a series of tornadoes and three waves of powerful storm systems moved through. Thousands are grateful for his dedication.

I'm glad he agreed to look back with us on the most important day of his career.

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