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Thunderstorms, Hail, Wind & Lightning ( 20 results )

Source:  FEMA

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Source:  Texas AgriLife Extension Service

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Source:  Texas AgriLife Extension Service

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Source:  Texas AgriLife Extension Service

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Source:  www.flash.org

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Source:  NOAA - National Severe Storms Laboratory

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During severe thunderstorms or hurricanes, homes may be damaged or destroyed by high winds. Debris flying through the air can break windows and doors, allowing high winds inside the home. In extreme wind storms, the force of the wind alone can cause weak places in your home to fail. Experts who study the durability of homes have found four areas that should be checked for weakness—windows, doors, the roof, and if you have one, the garage door. In this fact sheet, we discuss some things you can do to help make your home stronger before the next storm strikes.

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