Pennsylvania Severe Weather Awareness Week: Tornadoes

By Howard Manges

Pennsylvania Severe Weather Awareness Week: Tornadoes

March 26, 2012 Updated Mar 27, 2012 at 4:53 PM EST

The week of March 26-30, 2012 has been designated as Severe Weather Awareness Week in Pennsylvania. The goal is to raise awareness of the hazards severe weather poses to the public and provide safety information in an effort to keep you and your family safe. Each day this week, different hazards are highlighted and safety tips are provided.

Today's severe weather information deals with Tornadoes. How common they are in PA, how tornadoes are classified, and how can you keep your family safe in the event of a tornado are all questions answered today. Please check back each day this week for the weather event du jour!

Click here for tornado safety information.

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