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Any tornado that is confirmed but causes no damage (i.e. ... on the ground floor of a residence insufficient to ensure survival.

Twister Truths: Can Nothing Survive an EF5 Tornado? | StateImpact ...

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Aug 29, 2013 ... When an EF5 tornado touches down in habited areas, you can surely expect massive amounts of damage. But just because a tornado meets a ...

10 ways to prepare for tornadoes, strong winds and hailstorms ...

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Don't wait tornadoes, strong winds or hailstorms to come, take these steps to ... While damage from strong storms is often inevitable, there are steps you can take  ...

Severe Weather Safety and Survival - National Weather Service ...

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Apr 24, 2014 ... Again, the key to tornado survival is a safety plan. ... in close cooperation with experts in wind engineering and tornado damage, has developed ...

F5/EF5 Tornadoes: What You Need to Know About Nature's Most ...

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Jun 3, 2014 ... As of 2007, any tornado that creates damage corresponding to .... Forbes says you can increase your chances of survival from an EF5 tornado, ...

Tornadoes: Fact Vs. Myth | Weather Underground

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If a tornado is going to pass close enough to do damage to your house, there's ... Storm Surge Basics; Storm Surge Survival Myths; Storm Surge: Know Your ...

Tornadoes | Ready.gov

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Damage paths can be in excess of one mile wide and 50 miles long. Every state is at some risk from this hazard. Some tornadoes are clearly visible, while rain ...

Tornado-proofing your mobile home. - Slate

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Nov 8, 2005 ... What can mobile-home owners do to stay safe during a tornado? ... Even with anchoring, a mobile home can be damaged in a "weak" tornado ...

Tornadoes damage homes; more states brace for storms - CNN.com

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Apr 27, 2016 ... A rash of severe weather tore through the central United States, destroying houses and ripping large trees out of the ground.

How a Tornado Destroys a House - Worst-Case Scenario

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May 4, 2011 ... When powerful tornadoes strike, like they did all across the South last week, ... engineer at Haag Engineering Co. and an expert on tornado damage. ... the best bet for survival if you don't have a basement or tornado shelter, ...

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3 Ways to Survive a Tornado - wikiHow

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Not only do tornadoes carry winds up to 300 mph (480 km/h)--winds that can ... a tornado, as they all have the potential to be severely damaged by high winds.

Safety During Tornadoes - Iowa State University

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People who get under something usually survive. ... Studies of tornado-damaged buildings have shown that the side of a house first hit by a tornado is more ...

7 Things You Should Never Forget When Tornadoes Strike | The ...

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Apr 26, 2016 ... If your house is damaged by a tornado, you could end up walking through debris that's riddled with nails, glass shards and splintered wood.