Prepare Now

Tornado Disaster Preparedness

BEFORE A TORNADO

  • Listen to NOAA Weather Radio, commercial radio, or television newscasts.
  • Heed instructions given by local emergency management officials.
  • Be alert to changing weather conditions and watch for approaching storms.

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Danger Signs Include:

  • Dark, often greenish sky
  • Large hail
  • A large, dark, low-lying cloud (particularly if rotating)
  • Loud roar, similar to a freight train.
  • If you see approaching storms or any of the danger signs, be prepared to take shelter immediately.