If a tornado is coming you MUST seek shelter. An underground shelter is best, such as a basement or storm shelter. If you don’t have a basement find an inside room, a hallway or a closet on the first floor AWAY FROM WINDOWS.
News Flash! Earthquake in California Brought to you by: Channel 1-16
An earthquake hit California yesterday January, 12 2010 at 1:00 am. The earth’s crust has plates and when they collide it makes a earthquake. The was a 5.0 earthquake on the Richter scale. There were some buildings that were damaged.
Yesterday at 7:00 p.m. a terrible thunderstorm happened in Medford, New Jersey. There are three things that are needed for a thunderstorm to occur. One thing a thunderstorm needs is moisture which is needed to form clouds and rain. A second thing needed for a thunderstorm to occur is unstable air which is warm air that rises quickly. A third and final needed for a thunderstorm is a lift. An example of a lift would be a sea breeze which lifts the air to help form the thunderstorm.
To stay safe during a winter storm: people should have a battery powered radio with extra batteries, extra food that doesn’t need cooking( like canned food), rock salt to melt ice and sand to improve traction, flashlights and battery powered lamps ( if electricity goes off), wood for your fireplace ( if you have one).
Action News: Wildfire hits Hollywood, California Brought to you by: Channel 15-22
At 4:00 P.M. a wildfire hit the woods of Hollywood California .It was so dangerous that it almost burned a house down !But on the bright side nobody got hurt .It started by a lightning storm at 1:00A.M. that hit branches with dying wood and moss.
The Hollywood firefighters put the wildfire out a few days later in the afternoon.