WRN Ambassadors- As severe weather and flooding continue to impact much of the central U.S., we encourage all ambassadors to proactively engage your employees, stakeholders, and social network on how to be "Weather-Ready" for near-term threats and those on the horizon. (1) National Hurricane Preparedness Week (May 5-11, 2019) As part of National Hurricane Preparedness Week, the hurricane hunter aircraft are visiting...
Floods are the Most Common Natural Disaster in the United States Failing to evacuate flooded areas, entering flood waters, or remaining after a flood has passed can result in injury or death. Flooding is a temporary overflow of water onto land that is normally dry. • Floods may result from rain, snow, coastal storms, storm surges, and overflows of dams...
Springtime - floods can occur suddenly and devastatingly. There are many things you can (and should) do to prepare for this eventuality. Below, we will help you learn how to document, insure and protect your property in the event of an unexpected flood or fire. Also, consider these helpful articles: Planning for Emergencies, Spring Storms are coming & Don’t forget to prepare your car...
The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) announced that federal disaster assistance has been made available to the State of California to supplement State, tribal, and local recovery efforts in the areas affected by severe winter storms, flooding, and mudslides from January 18 to January 23, 2017 Read more... Are you READY?