Thunderstorms

Thunderstorms can be severe and dangerous. Lightning in particular is a threat.
 

Before Thunderstorms Strike:

  • Cut down dead trees and branches around your house
  • Secure loose outdoor objects
  • Shutter windows and secure doors

During a Thunderstorm:

  • Stay inside, do not shower or bathe
  • Unplug electronics

If Outside:

  • Move to a low area, but beware of flooding
  • Never stand under a tall, isolated tree
  • Do not stay in an open field or near open water