Although there will be a few showers on Thurs. & Fri., there will not be severe weather for awhile ; this is a good time to catch up on your weather knowledge.
Fujita Tornado Scale
MINIMAL DAMAGE: Some damage to chimneys, TV antennas, roof shingles, trees, and windows.
MODERATE DAMAGE: Automobiles overturned, carports destroyed, trees uprooted.
MAJOR DAMAGE: Roofs blown off homes, sheds and outbuildings demolished, mobile homes overturned.
SEVERE DAMAGE: Exterior walls and roofs blown off homes. Metal buildings collapsed or are severely damaged. Forests and farmland flattened.
DEVASTATING DAMAGE: Few walls, if any, standing in well-built homes. Large steel and concrete missiles thrown far distances.
INCREDIBLE DAMAGE: Homes leveled with all debris removed. Schools, motels, and other larger structures have considerable damage with exterior walls and roofs gone. Top stories demolished.