The US Weather Service reports the movement of severe weather that may present a threat to the metropolitan area. In general there are two (2) types of unusual weather conditions which may occur in our area: Severe Thunderstorms & Tornadoes. The greatest danger in these situations will be flying glass and objects; therefore Tenants are encouraged to locate refuge areas offering the least amount of exposure to exterior window glass. The following guidelines should be used in the event of such an occurrence.
Note: Public warning of severe weather will come over the radio, television, or five minute steady blasts of sirens by the Municipal Defense warning system.
If informed by the US Weather Service that severe weather is imminent, all occupants, if necessary, should:
- Clear desks, tables and window sills of books, papers or other items and secure them in boxes or drawers.
- Move easily moveable furniture away from windows.
- Store all easily moveable office equipment in interior offices.