Articles: PSAs

PSA: Rip Currents

Thank you to the National Weather Service for this Rip Current Safety info! 

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PSA: Lightning Safety

With spring being severe weather season here in the US, here's a reminder of how to stay safe around lightning. 

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PSA: Check your smoke detectors

This is a PSA post about smoke alarms. I know that the daylight savings time switch is coming up, and that’s when you typically check and test your smoke alarms, but here is your reminder to do it now! 

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PSA: Fire Escape Planning

Fires happen. They're scary, they're unfortunate, but they happen. Do you know what to do in the event of a house fire? Thanks to the Red Cross for this information and ideas.

Categories: Family & Life, PSAs

PSA: Fog Safety

Fog, particularly when dense, can be hazardous to drivers, mariners and aviators. Fog contributes to numerous travel accidents every year. Restrictions in visibility resulting from fog can also impact takeoff and landing procedures and requirements for pilots, and can be the cause of weather-related aviation delays. Thank you to the National Weather Service for making this information available to the public. 

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PSA: Wind: It was windy

With winter weather can come high winds. High winds are also a concern during severe weather season, although wind damage can occur at any time. Please be safe with these ideas and tips from NOAA.GOV

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PSA: Winter Weather Safety

Thank you to NOAA and the National Weather Service for the information! Please be safe this winter, especially while travelling! 

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PSA: Flood Safety

We've had some nasty flooding around here, so here's a reminder about how to stay safe in flooding situations. Thank you to NOAA and the National Weather Service as well as the Red Cross for making their information available to the public. 

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PSA: Hurricane Safety

It is still hurricane season here in the US. Hurricane season runs from June 1 to September 30, but hurricanes can happen beyond those dates. Here is a roundup of information about hurricanes and how to stay safe, thanks to the National Weather Service, Red Cross, and NOAA. 

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How to say safe in the heat

It's the middle of August. It's hot out there, folks. Please be careful if you're outside, especially if it's as hot where you are as it is here in South Texas! 

Categories: Activities, PSAs
Tags: Safety, Weather