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Cool and Dry in the East; Turning Stormy in the Northwest

Much cooler temperatures behind a cold front will bring a feeling of fall to the East Coast today. In addition, an active fall storm pattern developing in the Pacific Northwest this week will bring areas of heavy rain and high elevation snow. Northern California will benefit from rainfall this week that will aid firefighters given the recent large wildfires. Read More >



Do you have information on storm shelters?


You can find information regarding this subject in the FEMA safe room resources web page.


Where can I find information on flood/hurricane/lightning/tornado safety?


FEMA has another excellent source of safety information on their Are You Ready? page.


Can I get pamphlets on storm safety? ...for children?


The NWS distributes several pamphlets on storm safety, including hurricane, tornado, lightning, and winter storm preparedness - and a few specifically for children. Contact the NWS Forecast Office that serves your area for more information.