Even though Missouri is not located in Tornado Alley doesn’t mean the state is tornado proof. The combined air masses have created powerful enough forces to tear through some major cities in Missouri.
Here are some facts about tornados in Missouri:
A tornado can last for more than an hour to only a few seconds. The Tri-State Tornado left a 151 to 235 mile track. The longest ever recorded in the world. Missouri may not be in the top for the most amount of tornados in a year, but it’s definitely had its share of the most powerful tornados.
It’s the safest to stay understand ground during a tornado. Our underground storm shelters can protect you and your family from the harshest and most powerful tornados.