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Heavy Rainfall and Flash Flood Threats From the Lower Mississippi Valley Into Ohio/Tennessee Valleys; Elevated to Critical Fire Concerns Out West

Heavy to excessive rainfall with flash flood concerns will be possible from the Lower Mississippi Valley into parts of the Ohio/Tennessee Valleys. Elevated to Critical Fire weather threats will persist across the Great Basin and central Rockies. Finally, Major to Record river flooding will continue in portions of the Midwest and across parts of North and South Carolina. Read More >






Severe Weather Awareness Week
  April 8th - April 14th




  Severe Weather Awareness Week Information
  • Michigan Committee for Severe Weather Awareness Contacts
  • Statewide Tornado Drill
  • 2017 Severe Weather Review
  • Michigan Tornado History by County
  • Tornado and Thunderstorm Safety
  • Tornado and Thunderstorm Facts
  • Flood Preparation and Planning 
  • Flood Insurance
  • Lightning Safety
  • Disaster Preparedness for Pets
  • Weather Warning Systems
  • National Weather Service Contacts
Governor's Proclamation
  • Officially stating April 8th through 14th as Severe Weather Awareness Week in Michigan
  • Know Your Risk
  • Take Action                   Image result for Weather Ready Nation
  • Be An Example
  • Become a WRN Ambassador
  • Videos
  • Brochures
  • Articles
  • Presentation
  • Social Media Plans
  • Weather Safety Web Sites


  • Severe Weather Awareness Week packet
  • Preparedness