Be Informed

  • Severe weather can happen any time of the year.
  • Most everyone has a cell phone today that is capable of receiving severe weather alerts.
  • There are apps you can download that will allow you to monitor severe weather in your area.
  • Be informed, get a battery back-up NOAA weather radio.

Be Prepared

  • Plan ahead for disasters.
  • When a natural disaster or severe weather strikes, have a plan in place.
  • Prepare, plan & stay informed.

Disaster informational links

Types of Disasters and How to Prepare

Advisory - Watch - Warning

The National Weather Service uses specific terminology to relay the weather threat to the public. There are a variety of watches and warnings you need to understand in order to be prepared.