How to react in a Tornado


  • Go into basement if possible
  • Crouch under heavy furniture, in closet, or a small room well away from windows and sides of house
  • Get out of mobile house
  • Wrap self in blanket


  • Go into ditch or ravine
  • Be aware of bridges or overpasses that could collapse

In car:

  • Abandon immediately, the wind will flip your car


  • Many say tornados sound like a freight train
  • Use a flash light and never a candle (there may be broken gas lines)

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