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Weather Related Emergencies

Flash Flood

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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

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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

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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