Your safety in a tornado doesn’t just depend on your ability to get fast and accurate storm warnings. The building you’re in when a tornado strikes is also critically important.
Most people know what to do if they’re inside their home or other building when a tornado approaches, but what if you’re inside a car?
Emergency officials from across the state have been in Prattville for three days for the 2019 Alabama Disaster Preparedness Conference. Today, one of the topics discussed was what can be learned from the EF-4 tornado that hit Lee County in March. Meteorologists determined that the tornado brought 170 mph winds and left a track almost a mile wide. The storm…