Would you have the time to close your windows shutters?
There is no doubt that Windows Shutters offer a proven protection in the case of a strong storm. But sometimes the storms arrive without early warning. Would you have the time to close your shutters in a case like this video:
Would you have time to close your windows shutters?
These water spouts are very rare in the Southern Hemisphere. This one in Brasil was seen in 2015.
The Northern Hemisphere seems to be more vulnerable to water spouts. At the Florida Keys they are very frequent. The good side is that very seldom the touch the shore. Until they do.
You can have more information on this weather phenomenon at HERE http://www.whats-at-florida-keys.com/water-spout.html