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Info on National Safety Campaigns

Alabama Severe Weather Awareness Week
Gulf Coast Rip Current Awareness Week
Summer Safety Awareness Week
Fall Severe Weather Awareness Day
Winter Weather Awareness Week
Feb 5-9, 2024
Feb 25 - March 2, 2024
May 19-25, 2024
Oct 16, 2024
Nov 10-15, 2024
Alaska Flood Preparedness Week
Winter Weather Preparedness Week
Apr 14-20, 2024
TBD
Arizona Wildfire Awareness Week
Heat Awareness Week
Monsoon Awareness Week
TBD
May 13-17, 2024 (Tentatively)
Jun 9-15, 2024
California Wildfire Awareness Week
Safe Boating Week
Cold Water Awareness Week
Beach Safety/Rip Current Awareness Week
Monsoon Awareness Week
Flood Preparedness Week
Tsunami Preparedness Week
TBD
TBD
TBD
TBD
TBD
Oct 19-26, 2024
Mar 23-31, 2024
Colorado Winter Campaign: Snow, Ice, Cold, Wind
Spring campaign: Severe Weather, Flooding, Lightning, Wildfires
Summer Campaign: Heat, Air Quality, Severe Weather, Lightning, Wildfires, Flooding
Fall Campaign: Snow, Flooding, Wind, Wildfires, Dust
Nov-Apr
Apr-Jun
Jun-Aug
Sep-Dec
Connecticut
 
Flood Safety Awareness Week
Cold Water Safety Preparedness Week
Severe Weather Awareness Week
Heat and Air Quality Awareness Day
Winter Weather Awareness Week
Mar 10-16, 2024
Apr 7-13, 2024
Apr 21-27, 2024
May 31, 2024
Oct 27-Nov 2, 2024
Delaware
 
Severe Weather Awareness
Week Flood Awareness Week
Delaware Hurricane Awareness Week
Family Emergency Preparedness Day
Winter Weather Awareness Week
March 11 to 15, 2024
May 20 to May 24, 2024
May 27 to May 31, 2024
September (TBD), 2024
December 2 to 6, 2024
Florida Severe Weather Awareness Week
Gulf Coast Rip Current Awareness Week
Feb 5-9, 2024
Feb 26-Mar 1, 2024
Georgia Fall Severe Weather Safety Day
Winter Weather Awareness Week
Severe Weather Preparedness Week
Flood Safety Awareness Week
Nov 6, 2024
Dec 2-6, 2024
Feb 5-9, 2024
TBD
Illinois Severe Weather Preparedness Week
Tornado Drill Day
Flood Safety Week
Winter Weather Preparedness Week
Mar 4-8, 2024
Mar 6, 2024 at 11 AM CDT
Mar 18-22, 2024
Nov 4-8, 2024
Iowa Severe Weather Awareness Week
Tornado Drill
Heat Awareness Day
Winter Awareness Day
March 25-29, 2024
March 27, 2024, 10:00 am
Jun 6, 2024
Nov 7, 2024
Kansas Severe Weather Awareness Week
Winter Weather Awareness Day
Mar 4-8, 2024
TBD
Kentucky  

Severe Weather Aware Week
Winter Awareness WeekState
Tornado Drill
 

Mar 1-7, 2024
Dec 1-7, 2024
Mar 6, 2024 @ 10:07 am EST.
Louisiana Severe Weather Aware Week
Tornado Drill
National Hurricane Prep Week
Tropical Awareness Week
Fall Severe
February 11 - 17 2024
TBD
TBD
May 6-10, 2024
TBD
Maine Flood Safety Awareness Week
Cold Water Safety Preparedness Week
Wildfire Awareness Week
Severe Weather Awareness Week
Winter Weather Awareness Week
Hurricane Preparedness Week
Safe Boating Week 
Lightning Safety Awareness Week  

Mar 10-16, 2024
Apr 7-13, 2024
Apr 15-23, 2024
Apr 21-27, 2024
Oct 27-Nov 2, 2024
May 5-11
May 19-25
June 16-22

Maryland Severe Storms Awareness Week
Winter Safety Week
Apr 8-14, 2024
TBD
Massachusetts Flood Safety Awareness Week
Cold Water Safety Preparedness Week
Severe Weather Awareness Week
Heat and Air Quality Awareness Day
Mar 10-16, 2024
Apr 7-13, 2024
Apr 21-27, 2024
May 31, 2024
Michigan Severe Weather Awareness Week
Tornado Drill
Winter Hazards Awareness Week
Mar 17-23, 2024
Mar 20, 2024
Nov 3-9, 2024
Minnesota Severe Weather Awareness Week
Winter Hazard Awareness Week
State tornado drill:
Apr 8-12, 2024
Nov 18-22, 2024
Apr 11, 2024 at 1:45 p.m. and 6:45 p.m. CDT
Mississippi Spring Severe Weather Awareness Week
Tornado Drill
Winter Preparedness Day
Fall Severe Weather Awareness Week
Feb  11-17, 2024
TBD*
Dec 4, 2024
Oct 6-12, 2024
Missouri Severe Weather Awareness Week
Winter Weather Preparedness Week
Mar 4-8, 2024
Nov 4-8, 2024
Montana Weather-Ready Wednesdays Year round
Nebraska Severe Weather Awareness Week Mar 25-29, 2024
Nevada Flood Awareness Week
Lightning Awareness Week
Winter Storm Awareness
TBD
TBD - Jun
Dec-Feb
New Hampshire Flood Safety Awareness Week
Cold Water Awareness Week
Wildfire Awareness Week
Severe Weather Awareness Week
Winter Weather Awareness Week  
Hurricane Preparedness Week   
Safe Boating Week
Lightning Safety Awareness Week
Mar 10-16, 2024
Apr 7-13, 2024
Apr 15-23, 2024
Apr 21-27, 2024
Oct 27-Nov 2, 2024
May 5-11
May 19-25
June 16-22
New York Flood Safety Awareness Week
Cold Water Safety Preparedness Week
Severe Weather Awareness Week
Safe Boating Week
Hurricane Awareness Week (WFOs ALY, BGM, BTV)
Winter Weather Awareness Week
Mar 10-16, 2024
Apr 7-13, 2024
Apr 21-27, 2024
May 19-25, 2024
Jul 7-13, 2024
Oct 27-Nov 2, 2024
North Carolina Severe Weather Preparedness Week
Annual Statewide Tornado Drill
Hurricane Preparedness Week:
Winter Weather Preparedness Week
Mar 3-9, 2024
Wednesday, Mar 6, 2024 at 9:30 AM
May 5-11, 2024
Dec 1-7, 2024
North Dakota Severe Summer Weather Awareness Week
Winter Weather Awareness Week
April 22 through 26, 2024
Oct 28 through Nov 1, 2024
Ohio Severe Weather Awareness Week
 
Mar 17-23, 2024
 
Oregon Spring Safety and Preparedness
Summer Safety and Preparedness
Great ShakeOut
Fall Safety and Preparedness
Winter Safety and Preparedness
Apr-May, 2024
Jun-Sep, 2024
Oct 14-18, 2024
Oct-Nov, 2024
Dec - Feb, 2024
Pennsylvania Wildfire Awareness Week
Flood Awareness Week
Severe Weather Awareness Week
Hurricane Awareness Week
Lightning Awareness Week
Winter Weather Preparedness Week
Snow Squall Awareness Week
Mar 4-8, 2024
Mar 18-22, 2024
Apr 15-19, 2024

May 5-11, 2024
Jun 16-22, 2024
Nov 3-8, 2024
Nov 11-15, 2024
Puerto Rico Beach Safety and Rip Current Awareness
Tsunami Preparedness
Flood Safety Awareness
Air Quality Awareness
Hurricane Safety Preparedness
Safe Boating Awareness
 
Feb 26-Mar 1, 2024
Mar 18-22, 2024
April 22-26, 2024
April 29-May 3, 2024
May 6-10, 2024
May 27-31, 2024
Rhode Island Flood Safety Awareness Week
Cold Water Safety Preparedness Week
Severe Weather Awareness Week
Heat and Air Quality Awareness Day
Mar 10-16, 2024
Apr 7-13, 2024
Apr  21-27, 2024
May 31, 2024

 
South Carolina Severe Weather and Flood Safety Week
Earthquake Preparedness Week
Winter Preparedness Week
Mar 3-9, 2024
Oct 13-19, 2024
Nov 26-Dec 2, 2024
South Dakota   Severe Weather Awareness Week
Winter Weather Preparedness Day
Apr 8-12, 2024
Oct 23, 2024
Tennessee Severe Weather Awareness Week
Severe Weather Awareness Day
Summer Weather Awareness Week
Feb 25 - Mar 2, 2024
Feb 24, 2023
TBD
Texas Beach Safety and Rip Current Awareness Month Apr 2024
Vermont Flood Safety Awareness Week
Cold Water Safety Day
Severe Weather Awareness Week
Heat Awareness Day
Hurricane Flooding Awareness Day
Winter Weather Awareness Day
Mar 10-16, 2024
Apr 8-12, 2024
Apr 21-27, 2024
TBD
TBD
Oct 27-Nov 2, 2024
Virginia Severe Weather Awareness Week
Winter Weather Awareness Week
Mar 4-8, 2024
Dec 2-6, 2024
West Virginia Flood Resiliency Week
Severe Weather Awareness Week
Statewide Tornado Drill
Winter Weather Awareness Week
Feb 12-16
Mar 18-22
11:00 am Mar 20
Nov 18-22
Washington Winter campaign: snow, ice, flooding, wind, cold 
Spring campaign:  severe weather, flooding
Summer campaign: heat, air quality, severe weather, wildfire, dust
Fall campaign: snow, flooding, wind
The Great Washington ShakeOut & Tsunami Exercise
Dec-Feb, 2024
Apr-May, 2024
Jun-Sep, 2024
Oct-Nov, 2024
Oct. 17, 2024
Wisconsin   Flood Safety Awareness Week
Severe Weather Awareness Week
NOAA Weather Radio All Hazards Day
Heat Awareness Day
Wisconsin Lightning Safety Awareness Day
Winter Weather Awareness Week
Feb 25-Mar 1, 2024
Apr 8-12, 2024
May 1, 2024
Jun 5, 2024
June 18, 2024
Nov 18-22, 2024
Wyoming
 
Weather-Ready Wednesday Year Round

*tentative/To be determined
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