To stay safe during a tornado, you should go to a sheltered area, such as a safe room, basement, storm cellar or the center of an interior room on the lowest level. If you are in a vehicle, get out and go to the lowest floor of a nearby building.
If caught outside with no shelter, you should lie flat in a nearby ditch or depression and cover your head with your hands.
There is no such thing as guaranteed safety inside a tornado. Freak accidents
happen; and the most violent tornadoes can level and blow away almost any ...
Learn how to prepare, respond and recover from tornadoes. Learn about using
tornado shelters and other tornado safety tips.
TORNADO SAFETY Tornado. In an average year, 1000 tornadoes are reported,
resulting in 80 deaths and over 1,500 injuries. Tornadoes have been reported in
spin up during severe thunderstorms with little or no advanced warning, and occur most often during the spring and summer months (although they can occur year-round, at any location).
If a tornado
warning is issued for your forecast area, take shelter immedia... More »
Before a tornado hits, the wind may die down and the air may become very still. ...
Go to a pre-designated area such as a safe room, basement, storm cellar, ...
Do you live in a place where tornadoes happen frequently? (A special ... If you
are in an area where tornadoes happen, make sure you know how to stay safe!
Tornado Safety. Here in the USA, tornadoes have occurred in every month, so
any time is a good time to review tornado safety procedures – for home, for
Jun 3, 2014 ... When a severe thunderstorm is imminent or already occurring in your area, it's
time to put your plan into action. Pay close attention to any storm ...
Continued vigilance and quick response to tornado watches and warnings are
critical, since tornadoes can strike virtually anywhere at any time. Most tornadoes