Readers share how they prepare for threatening weather.
A cellar or cave is a good place to take cover during severe weather.
Powerful winds from a storm in the Herrin, Illinois, area in May 2009, ripped the roof off of the Williamson County Airport.
Joanne - Herrin, Illinois
An odd-looking sky often means a storm possible of producing toranadoes is brewing.
Winter storms that offer sparkle and beauty can often cause problems on roadways, leave people snowed in, and cause property damage and power outages due to the weight of snow and ice on trees, fences and electric lines.