Weather Preparedness

Here you will find recommendations and information to help you prepare for extreme weather conditions!

DHSS Warming Center information found on their website. Other businesses may be open as warming centers within the county, however they are not registered with DHSS. If you are curious about other businesses and their status, please contact them directly.

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We are highlighting the Wireless Emergency Alerts capability.  You can find more information on this life-saving alert system here.

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ABOUT NIXLE.COM

Launched in 2007, Nixle provides an open communication forum that connects public safety, municipalities, schools, businesses and the communities they serve. Nixle enables real-time, two-way communication through text, email, voice messages, social media, and the Nixle mobile app.

The Nixle notification system is relied on by over 8000 agencies, fire and police departments, schools, hospitals and is now available in a business version! Organizations use Nixle for critical situations such as Severe Weather Events, Evacuations, Safety Hazards, Security Threats, Facilities Problems, Employee Notifications, and IT/Telecom Disruptions.

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FEMA:  Living with Dams, Know Your Risks

MO Highway Patrol

Missouri Boater Safety Handbook

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DHSS Ready in 3 Program

Ready in 3 PDF

In the links below, you will find the Ready in 3 materials in the following languages:

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American Red Cross

Emergency Family Plan Templates (in English and Spanish)

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ELECTRICITY EMERGENCY PREPAREDNESS FOR SENIOR CITIZENS AND THEIR CARETAKERS

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How to Drive Safely Before, During, and After a Natural Disaster

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National Weather Service Spring Weather Safety

National Weather Service Severe Weather Awareness Week

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Missouri StormAware

Home Preparation Tips for Weather Emergencies

Recommendations for emergency supplies