Flash floods are the number one weather-related killer in the United States. Many flash flood deaths occur when people drive or walk on roads and bridges that are covered by water. Even six inches of fast moving flood water can knock you off your feet, and a depth of only two feet will float many of today's automobiles.
2013 Skywarn Spotters Class
The National Weather Service will be conducting their Skywarn Spotters Classes once again in Macomb County in 2013. The classes will be conducted on these dates:
April 3, 2013 @ 6:30 PM
April 16, 2013 @ 6:30 PM
April 20, 2013 @ 9:30 AM. All classes will be held at the MISD Building-44001 Garfield, Clinton Township in Room 100B. Please call 586-469-6392 to register.
The United States Department of Homeland Security is encouraging you, the American Citizen, to become more involved in the fight against terrorism by encouraging you to be alert and to report suspicious activity whenever it is observed. The "See Something, Say Something" campaign is intended to make the possibility of a terrorist attack more difficult by enlisting the eyes and ears of this Country's Citizenry.
In a nationwide effort to raise the business community's awareness about how to prepare their businesses and employees in the event of an emergency, the Advertising Council, in partnership with the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and the American Red Cross, announced on June 13, 2011 the launch of a new public service advertisement (PSA) on behalf of Ready Business.