February 1 not only marks the beginning of a new month, but also the start of Georgia Severe Weather Preparedness Week.
As we approach what is typically the most active part of the year for severe weather, Severe Weather Preparedness Week provides an excellent opportunity to learn more about the dangers of severe weather, as well as knowing how and when to take proper actions when severe weather is expected and hits.
Please take the time now to review your home, school, or businesses preparedness plans. Each day is dedicated to a different topic that addresses severe weather preparedness. Throughout the week, the topics to be covered include:
- Monday: Family preparedness
- Tuesday: Thunderstorm safety
- Wed: Tornado safety (statewide tornado drill @ 9 am)
- Thurs: Lightning safety
- Friday: Flooding
Click HERE to learn more about Georgia’s Severe Weather Preparedness Week.