Middle Township has 8 Tornado Sirens located throughout the
township. For a location of these sirens click on the link below.
When are they tested:
The Tornado sirens are tested weekly at 11:00 am on Fridays and
sound for 1 min.
When they are set off:
When a Thunderstorm Warning with Tornado Watch is issued the sirens are set off for 1
During a Tornado Warning the siren continue to go
off until warning is over.
What to do when you hear the sirens:
the sirens are activated, you should go inside and turn on a
television or radio for more information. You may also wish to
have a NOAA weather alert radio available. If a Tornado
Warning is issued you should do the following.
home or building, move to a pre-designated shelter, such as a
an underground shelter is not available, move to an interior
room or hallway on the lowest floor and get under a sturdy
piece of furniture.
away from windows.
not try to outrun a tornado in your car; instead leave it
caught outside or in a vehicle, lie flat in a nearby ditch or
homes, even if tied down, offer little protection from
tornadoes and should be abandoned.
Tornado Siren Locations
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