Tornado's/Twisters

Fri-May-29th-2015

Signs of a tornado.

  • An unusual greenish or black color in the sky
  • Hail or heavy rain followed by either dead calm or a fast, intense wind shift.
  • A visible funnel cloud that has not yet touched the ground.
  • A loud continuous rumble that does not fade after a few seconds, as does thunder.
  • Tornados have also been described as sounding like a waterfall, freight train or jet.

Tips in case of a tornado

  1. stay with family if your with family.
  2. Go to shelter under ground.
  3. Stay away from windows.
  4. DO NOT GO OUT SIDE

Tools and other equipment in need of a tornado

First Aid Kit.
  • Sterile adhesive bandages in assorted sizes
  • 2-inch sterile gauze pads (4-6)
  • 4-inch sterile gauze pads (4-6)
  • Hypoallergenic adhesive tape
  • Triangular bandages (3)
  • 2-inch sterile roller bandages (3 rolls)
  • 3-inch sterile roller bandages (3 rolls)
  • Scissors
  • Tweezers
  • Needle
  • Moistened towelettes
  • Antiseptic
  • Thermometer
  • Tongue blades (2)
  • Tube of petroleum jelly or other lubricant
  • Assorted sizes of safety pins
  • Cleansing agent/soap
  • Latex gloves (2 pair)
  • Sunscreen


Tools in need

  • Mess kits, or paper cups, plates and plastic utensils*
  • Emergency preparedness manual*
  • Battery-operated radio and extra batteries*
  • Flashlight and extra batteries*
  • Cash or traveler's checks, change*
  • Nonelectric can opener, utility knife*
  • Fire extinguisher: small canister, ABC type
  • Tube tent
  • Pliers
  • Tape
  • Compass
  • Matches in a waterproof container
  • Aluminum foil
  • Plastic storage containers
  • Signal flare
  • Paper, pencil
  • Needles, thread
  • Medicine dropper
  • Shut-off wrench, to turn off household gas and water
  • Whistle
  • Plastic sheeting
  • Map of the area (for locating shelters)


NON-PRESCRIPTION DRUGS

  • Aspirin or non-aspirin pain reliever
  • Anti-diarrhea medication
  • Antacid (for stomach upset)
  • Syrup of Ipecac (use to induce vomiting if advised by the Poison Control Center)
  • Laxative
  • Activated charcoal (use if advised by the Poison Control Center)

Clothes you need in a tornado

Blankets

Pillows

pants

shoes

shirts

sheets to cover windows if there is any windows

(FAQ)

How long does a tornado last?= From either seconds to more than an hour
How many tornadoes hit the U.S. yearly?=about 1,000
Which city has been hit by the most tornadoes?=Oklahoma City

Dangers and challanges

huge climate changes. and high winds

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