A TORNADO WARNING is issued by the National Weather Service when a tornado has actually been sighted or is indicated by radar. All personnel should be alerted when there is a TORNADO WARNING. If the sound of "approaching freight train" is heard, individuals should lie down next to the wall closest to hallways.Is there still a tornado warning?
Weather agencies are not infallible, and a tornado can occur during a tornado watch without any warning. If a watch is issued, people should watch out for changes in the sky's color, swirling clouds, or disturbances in the landscape such as clouds of dust which can indicate the presence of a tornado.What does tornado warning means?
A tornado warning can be thought of as a very specific severe thunderstorm warning, and means that a tornado has been either spotted by a human observer or indicated by doppler radar. Similar to a severe thunderstorm warning, once a tornado warning is issued for your area,...What is a ten day forecast?
The 10-day forecast is a prediction of the weather extending 10 days into the future (with varying degrees of accuracy).