A tornado is a violently rotating column of air extending form the base of a thunderstorm to the ground. Tornado intensities vary depending on climatic conditions. You can protect yourself by having a safe place to go and having the time to get there.
- Severe Weather 101: Tornadoes
- Frequently Asked Questions About Tornadoes
- Building a Safe Room inside your House
- Safe Rooms – Building & Adding a Safe Room to Your Home
- Tornado Safety
- Tornado Factsheets