Storm – heavy rain, accompanied by squally wind, it can cause flooding, flood, or mudflow. If your house is near water bodies, in advance, consider the construction in the basement drain pit connected to the sewers, or wells with deep bottom. Because of the flood could be flooded basements, underground floors, garages.
Prepare in advance bags with sand. Lock bags the access of water to the underground floors, if the shower lasts more than 30-60 minutes.
Unplug all electrical appliances that are available in the house to avoid the risk of electric shock. Because the storm may be preceded by a strong electric discharges of lightning.
Close all doors and Windows in the house. The flow of air conducts electricity well.
Do not handle metal objects, the metal is a good conductor of electricity. Do not stand near Windows and doors.
Are during storms in the middle of the room is the safest place in the house.
Never run in the storm outside. Stop the car.
Don't hide from the rain under the trees, especially larches and oaks. Most often, lightning strikes them.
Move to the valley with an elevated location.
Stay away from pipes, metal structures, power lines and water surfaces.
The main thing in extreme situations is to remain calm, not lose control of himself and try to do everything possible to help themselves and others.
Jacek, Paskevich, famous traveler, and specialist in the field of survival, have identified some basic rules for survival: to be able to anticipate danger, avoid it, to act decisively if necessary.
Pay attention to items and details that might indicate the approach of lightning. The glow on sharp objects and surfaces with metal edges of the hair can stand "on end". Take cover in a safe place, if you noticed a similar phenomenon. Don't touch anything until you take the risk.