If you have access, these resources can be very helpful during a storm.
- http://www.weather.gov — you can access forecasts and warnings by simply typing in your zip code. Click on the Weather Safety tab to find a collection of resources from the National Weather Service.
- NOAA Weather Radio — All warnings and watches are issued by the National Weather Service and you can have immediate access for $20.
- You can program the radio to alert you for your county and the adjacent counties for a bit more lead time on weather headed your way.
- Local Alerts — Many local TV and radio stations now provide alerts on social media.
If you need to prepare for evacuation–move items to a safe area and secure the home.
Turn off utilities and unplug electrical appliances.