Tornadoes and Storms
Tornado Warning: Take shelter immediately. A tornado warning means a tornado has actually been sighted or indicated on radar.
- Go to an interior hallway or room on the lowest floor of the building or to a designated shelter area.
- Stay away from windows to avoid flying debris.
- Avoid auditoriums, gymnasiums and other large rooms, if possible.
Tornado Watch: Conditions are favorable for the development of tornadoes.
- Be alert to worsening conditions and be prepared to take shelter.
Severe Thunderstorm: A storm that is characterized by high winds, thunder and dangerous lightning.