BE Storm Smart, Storm Ready
Severe weather can happen any time, anywhere. Being prepared to act quickly can be critical to staying safe during a weather event. In 2013, there were seven weather and climate disaster events across the United States. These events included five severe weather tornado events, a major floor event, and the western drought heat wave. Overall, these events killed 109 people and had significant economic effects on the areas impacted.
Knowing your risk of severe weather, taking action and being an example are just a few steps you can take to be better prepared to save your life and assist in saving the lives of others. Be Prepared