Why a Bathtub is Good Shelter in a Tornado

If you don't have a basement, meteorologists emphatically recommend putting as many wall between you and an approaching tornado. That is why a small closet in the middle of a home or a bathtub are good places to take shelter.

We learned of this rather exceptional experience in this past weekend's tornadoes:
This occurred in east Texas and the story was via the Capital Weather Gang. It is also a good idea to drag a mattress or blankets over the tub with you in it.


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