Local News Update

Tornado strikes again

Tornado strikes Kansas, Oklahoma.

A tornado hit Kansas, Oklahoma on May 19, 2013 at 8:59. The EF5 tornado brought severe flooding dumping around 8 inches of rain on Oklahoma. The tornado roughly damaged 300 homes and buildings. Many trees medal traffic lights and power lines got damaged.

How to stay safe during a tornado.

Staying safe during a tornado.

Keeping safe during a tornado is very important..... here are some tips.

  • Keep away from windows.
  • Go to the center of the room.
  • Get under a piece of steady furniture.
  • Use your arms to protect your head and neck.
  • If outside go into a ditch and lie low
  • If in a car never try to out run the tornado.

The dangers of Tornados

There are many dangers of tornadoes. Here are some of the many dangers of a tornadoes.

  • When hit by a tornado, houses will be demolished.
  • Cars can be lifted and thrown.
  • Small items can be carried miles away.
  • People can be hit by flying objects.