Severe weather conditions have been active this spring in much of Central Texas and with additional storms in this week’s forecast, you need to be emergency prepared and weather-aware by knowing what to do and when. Here are three easy tips to help keep you safe:
- Stay on top of severe weather and sign up for emergency alerts in your neighborhood at http://WarnCentralTexas.org.
- Most flood fatalities occur in vehicles, so never drive around barricades or through flooded roads – Turn Around Don't Drown!
- Get weather ready! Learn flood safety tips like how to plan before, during and after a flood at http://weather.gov/safety/flood.