Public Information Statement
Issued by NWS Paducah, KY

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PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PADUCAH KY
834 AM CDT TUE SEP 23 2014

...FALL TORNADO RISK REMINDERS...

WITH THE INCREASING RISK OF TORNADOES THIS FALL, IT IS IMPORTANT
TO REMEMBER THESE STEPS OF BEING PREPARED.

1. KEEP INFORMED OF THE LATEST WEATHER FORECASTS, AND BE PREPARED
TO RESPOND ANY TIME A WARNING IS ISSUED OR SEVERE WEATHER THREATENS.

2. HAVE A SEVERE WEATHER KIT. THIS INCLUDES SUCH THINGS AS PLENTY
OF DRINKING WATER, NON-PERISHABLE FOODS, AND A BATTERY POWERED RADIO.

3. ENSURE YOUR NOAA WEATHER RADIO IS TURNED ON, HAS FRESH
BATTERIES, AND IS PROGRAMMED CORRECTLY.

4. HAVE A PLAN OF ACTION FOR WHENEVER A TORNADO WARNING OR SEVERE
THUNDERSTORM WARNING IS ISSUED FOR YOUR AREA. KNOW WHERE YOU WILL GO.

5. GET INVOLVED. THERE ARE NUMEROUS OPPORTUNITIES WHEREBY YOU CAN
HELP YOUR COMMUNITY BE MORE PREPARED FOR SEVERE WEATHER. CONTACT
YOUR LOCAL EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT OFFICE FOR MORE INFORMATION.

THE FOLLOWING IS A LIST OF RESOURCES TO HELP WITH THE ABOVE ACTIONS:

HTTP://WWW.NWS.NOAA.GOV/SAFETY.PHP

HTTP://WWW.READY.GOV/

HTTP://KYEM.KY.GOV/PREPAREDNESS


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