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Thunderstorms--tornadoes--lightning--

nature"s most violent storms : a preparedness guide including tornado safety information for schools.

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Published by U.S. Dept. of Commerce, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, National Weather Service in [Silver Spring, Md.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Thunderstorms -- United States -- Safety measures.,
  • Tornadoes -- United States -- Safety measures.,
  • Lightning -- United States -- Safety measures.,
  • Severe storms -- United States -- Safety measures.,
  • Emergency management -- United States.,
  • Natural disasters -- United States -- Planning.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesThunderstorms, tornadoes, lightning, nature"s most violent storms., Nature"s most violent storms : a preparedness guide including tornado safety information for schools., Preparedness guide including tornado safety information for schools.
    SeriesNOAA/PA -- 99050.
    ContributionsUnited States. National Weather Service., United States. Federal Emergency Management Agency., American Red Cross.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1 v. (unnumbered pagings) :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16008555M

    Lightning strikes the United States about 25 million times a year. Although most lightning occurs in the summer, people can be struck at any time of year. Lightning kills an average of 47 people in the United States each year, and hundreds more are severely injured. This website will teach you how to stay safe and offer insight into the science. 24 Apr - Explore carina's board "storms", which is followed by people on Pinterest. See more ideas about Amazing nature, Nature and Natural phenomenaK pins.

    This Thunderstorms Activities & Project is suitable for 6th - 8th Grade. Ensure that all class members understand the basic concepts and vocabulary they need to complete a performance task on thunderstorms with an activity that asks them to use a Venn diagram to compare thunderstorms with rainy days.4/5.   Published on Patricia reads her book, Thunder Cake.

    A tornado is a violently rotating column of air extending from the base of a thunderstorm down to the ground. Tornadoes are capable of completely destroying well-made structures, uprooting trees, and hurling objects through the air like deadly missiles. Tornadoes can occur at any time of day or night and at any time of the year. Although. Lightning can occur between opposite charges within the thunderstorm cloud (intra-cloud lightning) or between opposite charges in the cloud and on the ground (cloud-to-ground lightning). Lightning is one of the oldest observed natural phenomena on earth. It can be seen in volcanic eruptions, extremely intense forest fires, surface nuclear.


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