Canada experiences as many as 100 tornadoes reported per year.
While the characteristic “funnel cloud” is unmistakable, waiting until you see it to act is too late. Sometimes tornadoes can develop so fast that you’ll have no advance warning.
However, generally you will have time to react. If a tornado warning or watch has been forecasted in your area, pay attention to news updates and, if instructed to do so, evacuate immediately. If a tornado does hit, recovery after the storm may seem overwhelming but here’s where you can start.
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