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Flooding 101

Floods are one of the most common hazards in the United States. Flood effects can be local, impacting a neighborhood or community, or very large, affecting entire river basins and multiple states. However, all floods are not alike. Some floods develop slowly, sometimes over a period of days. But flash floods can develop quickly, sometimes […]

severe weather preparedness

If a Disaster happens, will you be ready?

It is Severe Weather Awareness Week! This week is to remind you and all your loved ones that the very best thing you can do is be prepared!┬áBeing prepared can reduce fear, anxiety, and losses that accompany disasters. There are numerous variables at play during a natural disaster, and knowing what to do during those […]