Two Waves Of Severe Storms Overnight Thru Sunday Morning
ROBERTSON COUNTY TENNESSEE: (Smokey Barn News) – Severe weather is possible in 2 waves — late tonight thru early Sunday and again late Sunday morning through the afternoon according to The US National Weather Service Nashville Tennessee. Models have sped up timing, making “Round 1” a nighttime threat.
Impacts: Damaging wind, hail, localized flooding, and isolated tornado threats
“Make sure your family safety plan is in place in case you need to take shelter.”
Have ways to receive warnings and plan to act, not react.
With strong storms coming through during sleeping hours, be sure to keep your mobile phones and laptops charged so that you can stay aware of possible warnings in the night.
Do you #KnowWhereToGo when a tornado warning is issued? Use this guide to keep you and your family safe when severe weather threatens!
BE PREPARED: Before the Storm Strikes. (A message from Weather.gov)
At home and at work, your primary concerns are the potential loss of heat/AC, power, telephone service, and a shortage of supplies if storm conditions continue for more than a day. Test units regularly to ensure they are working properly. Have available:
• Flashlight and extra batteries.
• Battery-powered NOAA Weather Radio and portable radio to receive emergency information. These may be your only links to the outside.
• Extra food and water. High energy food, such as dried fruit or candy, and food requiring no cooking or refrigeration is best.
• Extra medicine and baby items.
• First-aid supplies.
• Heating fuel. Fuel carriers may not reach you for days after a severe winter storm.
• Emergency heating source, such as a fireplace, wood stove, space heater, etc.
• Learn to use properly to prevent a fire.
• Have proper ventilation.
• Fire extinguisher and smoke detector.
In cars and trucks, Plan your travel and check the latest weather reports to avoid the storm!
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