Olmsted Falls
37°
overcast clouds
humidity: 80%
wind: 9mph SSW
H 34 • L 32
44°
Tue
40°
Wed
34°
Thu
48°
Fri
Weather from OpenWeatherMap

Are You Prepared?

 

Spring

Are You Ready for Spring Severe Weather?

Preparing for a Tornado

 

Summer

Are you Wireless Emergency Alert  Ready?

Click on the link to see more information and check with your smartphone carrier to see if you can receive “wireless emergency alerts”.

http://www.fema.gov/wireless-emergency-alerts

 

Winter

Winter Safety Tip – How to Recognize Hypothermia

http://emergency.cdc.gov/disasters/winter/staysafe/hypothermia.asp

Winter Safety Tip – How to Recognize Frostbite

http://emergency.cdc.gov/disasters/winter/staysafe/frostbite.asp

Click here for the  Extreme Cold Fact Sheet

 

Emergency Health & Safety Tips

 

When Thunder Roars, Go Indoors! The Importance of Lightning Safety

http://content.govdelivery.com/accounts/USDHSRC/bulletins/bfd462

 

Dealing with Mold and Mildew in Your Flood Damaged Home

http://www.fema.gov/pdf/rebuild/recover/fema_mold_brochure_english.pdf.

 

Keeping Food Safe

During a power outage, keep the refrigerator and freezer doors closed. More tips on food safety here. Learn more >>

 

 

Difference Between ‘Watches’ and ‘Warnings’

When ‘Watches‘ are issued, that means that the potential exists for the development of the current storm.

 

When ‘Warnings‘ are issued, it means that a severe storm is occurring or is imminent based on doppler radar information.