SEVERE WEATHER

By: Sidney Radwan

HURRICANES

What is a hurricane???

A large storm that forms over warm ocean water with very strong winds that blow in a circular pattern around the center,or eye of the storm.


WOW FACT!!!

I didn't know that hurricanes are larger than tornado! When thunderstorms get on to the land,they can cause heavy rain,strong winds,and heavy waves,that can damage buildings, trees,and cars.


SAFETY TIPS!!!

Board up windows in your house. Stay away from your windows.Move further inland if your near the coast.


Tornado

What is a tornado???

A small funnel shaped cloud that comes down from a storm cloud with winds spinning at very high speeds.


WOW FACT!!!

I never knew that tornados can be different colors! Some tornados can pick up houses!


SAFETY TIPS!!!

Find a safe place away from windows.If you can not find shelter,lie flat in a ditch or other low place.


Thunderstorms

What is a thunderstorm???

A severe storm with lightning,thunder,heavy rain,and strong winds.


WOW FACT!!!

I never knew that thunderstorms can make tornados and floods! Plus,nearly 1,800 thunderstorms are happening at the moment!


SAFTEY TIPS!!!

Stay inside.Stay out of water.Do not stand under trees.


MAKE SURE NOT TO BE CAUGHT IN ONE OF THESE!!!