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High Winds Hurricane Preparedness Week: High Winds and Securing an Insurance Check-Up

May 15, 2018

The key to effective preparedness is knowing your local risks, developing a plan of action, and having a means of staying informed.

Categories: Adverse Weather News


Storm Surge Hurricane Preparedness Week: Storm Surge and Developing an Evacuation Plan

May 14, 2018

The key to effective preparedness is knowing your local risks, developing a plan of action, and having a means of staying informed.

Categories: Adverse Weather News


Traffic Jam Severe Weather Preparedness Week in North Carolina 2018: Saturday’s Topic: Make a Plan and Encourage Others to do the Same

March 10, 2018

The first step in making sure that you and your family are prepared for severe weather is pledging to prepare. This includes developing a family emergency and communications plan.

Categories: Adverse Weather News, Emergency Management News


Flood Severe Weather Preparedness Week in North Carolina 2018: Friday’s Topic: Flash Flood Safety

March 9, 2018

Flash flooding in North Carolina usually occurs when a large amount of rain falls in an area over a short period of time.

Categories: Adverse Weather News, Emergency Management News


Thunderstorm Severe Weather Preparedness Week in North Carolina 2018: Thursday’s Topic: Lightning Safety

March 8, 2018

Each year in the United States, more than 400 people are struck by lightning.

Categories: Adverse Weather News, Emergency Management News