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On This week is Severe Weather Awareness Week. What steps do you take to prepare for severe weather?


inmate 4 years, 1 month ago

I keep my back to the wall in case the lights go out.

I tried using the LJWorld search bar to search for a user and it didn't work. Why is that? I finally tried Google and found them. Took me three spellings, but I wanted to see if H_Lecter was removed. Seems like the LJWorld search bar ought to be able to search for all of its online content.

riverdrifter 4 years, 1 month ago

Py is spot-on with her rant. LJWorld search engine is worthless. BTW, H-Lecter skipped town with Multi a while back and they're not coming back.

Joe Hyde 4 years, 1 month ago

No kidding. A long rope with a quick-release knot at your waist, in case you notice your car going into the sinkhole first.

Cait McKnelly 4 years, 1 month ago

Well you darn well better prepare, Thanks to the sequester the Early Warning System is now about as useless as teats on a boar hog.

riverdrifter 4 years, 1 month ago

The only thing I've done is get a better weather radio. Over the past 6-7 years I've tossed 3 of those $21.95 cheapo Midland weather radios. They gradually become unreliable when it comes to receiving weather warnings. I'm giving the Sangean CL-100 a shot.

Rae Hudspeth 4 years, 1 month ago

Always have a sturdy pair of shoes by the bed; extra water, MREs, a noise source and water in the basement in case we get trapped by debris; and the cat carrier is stored down there, too, so he won't get loose and run off if the roof should blow off the house.

Is that guy's name really Sam Fortune? Love it.

Katara 4 years, 1 month ago

Higher level of discourse... LOL that's a good one!

gphawk89 4 years, 1 month ago

I always follow my dad's lead when it comes to tornado warnings. When the sirens go off I go out and stand on the front porch. My wife doesn't seem to think that's the proper thing to do.

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