Web Exclusive: How to stay safe during a tornado

Posted at 7:50 PM, Jun 12, 2013
and last updated 2013-06-12 19:52:20-04

If a tornado is headed toward your area, there are a few things you can do to stay safe.

Go to the lowest floor of your home, stay away from windows and leave your mobile home immediately and go to a site built structure nearby.

Typically, bathrooms are considered a safe place to be as long as it is an interior room. Residents should get inside of the bathtub and use pillows, a blanket, or a mattress to cover your head.

Click here to find out what you need to do in case there are warnings in your area.

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