Category: Shelter in Place

TIPS: Tornado Season is here, and you need to be ready…here’s how…

From Ready.Gov… Tornadoes are nature’s most violent storms. Spawned from powerful thunderstorms, tornadoes can cause fatalities and devastate a neighborhood in seconds. A tornado appears as a rotating, funnel-shaped cloud that extends from a thunderstorm to the ground with whirling winds that can reach 300 miles per hour. Damage paths can be in excess of […]

THREATS: Slowest Start to Tornado Season in a Century

Source: yahoo.com By: Becky Oskin Posted on: April 24, 2014 A cold start to 2014 kicked off a quiet tornado season this year, which has seen the fewest twisters since 1915, according to preliminary National Weather Service (NWS) reports.   The Moore, Okla., tornado touching down in Oklahoma City on May 20, 2013. (CNN)   Notably, no one […]

GEAR: Survival Situation? 5 Items to Include in Your Prepper Car Kit

Source: edthatmatters.com By: Todd Sepulveda Posted on: April 4th, 2014 Todd’s Note: This guest post discusses keeping and maintaining a car kit.  This is a good idea for every vehicle that you own.  After reading these ideas, what would you add?  What do you carry in your vehicle? You’ve done the research, made a plan and stocked up on […]

THREATS: A Nuclear Weapons Will Land on U.S. Soil

Source: survivalistprepper.net By: Lisa Posted on: March 18 2014 With all of news that is being projected, either via the mass media propaganda machine, as well as other ‘alternative’ (or as I prefer to think of them as real reports sharing real news) you don’t have to dig very far to find some news on the situation that […]

ERUPTIONS: Erupting Volcano Creates Tornadolike Vortices

Source:  accuweather.com By: Jenna Abate Posted on:February 28, 2014 Villagers and a journalist prepare to flee as Mount Sinabug releases pyroclastic flows during an eruption in Namantaran, North Sumatra, Indonesia, Saturday, Feb. 1, 2014. (AP Photo) After more than 400 years of no volcanic activity, the Indonesian volcano Mount Sinabug has recently awakened with a vengeance. […]

PREPPING: The Inconvenient Truth About Disaster Preparedness

Source: survivalbased.com By: Capt. William E. Simpson Posted on: October 23, 2013 The recent release of the movie ‘World War Z’ has catalyzed a lot of conversation about potential catastrophic disasters; namely long-term large-scale disasters, where everyone everywhere is engulfed in the same situation. It’s a scary fact that only a small minority of people who have […]