According to the National Weather Service Storm Prediction Center’s annual report for 2015, there were 38 confirmed tornadoes in Nebraska. In addition, there were 458 reports of hail and 275 high wind reports.
That was in stark contrast to 2014 when there were 87 confirmed tornadoes, including an EF-4 tornado in Stanton County that decimated the village of Pilger and claimed two lives. Additionally, the year produced 624 reports of hail and 366 reports of strong winds.
Tornado season is here once again. Take time to review what you should do when a warning is issued.