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Weather Related Emergencies

Flash Flood


On average, U.S. flooding kills about 150 people a year - more than any other single weather hazard, including tornadoes and hurricanes. Read More



Tornado Watches and Warnings are issued by the National Weather Service when the probability exists that a significant threat could develop over a wide area.  Warnings are issued for much smaller areas and periods of time than Watches. Read More



Lightning is fascinating to watch but also extremely dangerous. In the United States, there are about 25 million lightning flashes every year. Read More

Weather Related Emergencies