The safe room may not be so old, but weather prediction has been around for centuries. Even before Benjamin Franklin created the Old Farmer’s Almanac in 1792. While the data itself and the means for collecting it have changed rapidly over the last 100 years, its purpose is still the protection of lives and resources. From weather…Details
Perhaps one of the most devastating and violent forms of severe weather, tornadoes have become more and more common over recent years. Mirroring this rise in tornado occurrences is the rise in the popularity of safe rooms. Regions like the Great Plains of the United States are some of the most tornado-dense areas in the…Details
Hurricane Matthew recently had devastating effects on both Haiti and the east coast. It’s clear that proper alerts and preparation can mean the difference between life and death when severe weather strikes. We have written before about the recent changes in weather patterns and how they can affect your family. An increase in the severity and…Details
With the holiday season fast approaching, many people are gleefully making out their wish-lists and coordinating travel plans with family and loved ones. While it certainly won’t be the first thing to come to mind this time of year, holiday home security is incredibly vital and often overlooked. Holiday Home Security In 2014, AAA projected…Details
Tornadoes are at risk of appearing tomorrow in Oklahoma City. Local meteorologists are saying that the severe storm headed their way will bring hail the size of tennis balls, damaging winds around 70 mph, and several tornadoes are possible. If you’re in the area, you should expect severe storms through the week til Thursday.
Yadkin county tornado warning expired yesterday. A tornado was sighted in the area but there was no danger to the area in the sense of property or life. Many tips were issued by the national weather service, but they can all be avoided by purchasing a safe room. Visit our catalog for more information. <Details
Severe thunderstorms are expected to be scattered throughout parts of Wisconsin, Minnesota, and parts of Illinois starting today continuing through the weekend. Areas that don’t experience severe thunderstorms are most likely subject to hail, strong winds, and heavy rain. Also, the east coast is in danger of severe storms this weekend as well. 60 million…Details
A suspected tornado or severe storm ripped the roof off of Camp Ripley in Minnesota this past Wednesday. A solar power plant was also destroyed.
Tornadoes destroyed homes and damaged property in Hillsboro, North Dakota over the weekend.
Indiana Hit By Tornadoes Again Just last week Indiana was devastated by a series of seven tornadoes. The Indiana tornadoes caused property damage that has not yet been totaled before the relatively same location was struck again. As this article is being written, Indiana is being hit by tornadoes, and a tornado watch is in…Details