storm cellar


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Synonyms for storm cellar

an underground shelter where you can go until a storm passes

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He had earlier seen her vision in the storm cellar after Melanie kissed him and left the cellar.
People should pick a safe room in their household where loved ones and pets can gather, such as a basement, storm cellar or interior room on the lowest floor with no windows.
Nightly my sister and I would follow Granny out to the concrete storm cellar.
He set the trembling dog on the steps in the storm cellar and let the door drop shut.
Sharon Ely, Joe's wife, recalled that as a girl she used to agonize over what to wear when a tornado threatened, since you never knew what cute boys you might meet in the storm cellar, and there's a song right there.
But almost a quarter said that people should go into a storm cellar, a tactic appropriate for tornadoes, not earthquakes.
Marvel convinces Dorothy to return to the farm, but a twister moves in quick, stranding her away from her family who are locked in the farm's storm cellar.
Becky Naylor, 57 and her family rushed to the storm cellar in their home in Mayfower when they heard that debris was falling in nearby Morgan.
Use a basement, storm cellar or an interior room on the lowest floor with no windows.
Or, occupants could move to a secure enclosure -- the space equivalent of hiding in the storm cellar, says Vilas.
He had been through plenty of storms, including the twister three years ago that damaged the house, but this time he and his wife scrambled across the street to another home that he owns, an older one with an old-fashioned storm cellar.
A Moore man has few words after he comes out of his family's storm cellar.
If a tornado warning is issued, it means a tornado has been sighted or indicated by radar and people should go under ground immediately to a basement or storm cellar or to an interior room such as a bathroom or closet.
Marvel convinces Dorothy to return to the farm, but a twister moves in, stranding her from her family, who are locked in the farm's storm cellar.