Thunderstorms can be severe and dangerous.  Lightning in particular is 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