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September 20, 2021 10:00 AM

Here are tips on how to teach kids about what to prepare for and how to know what to do when disasters strike.

September 13, 2021 12:00 PM

Our 30 Days/30 Ways to Prepare for Emergencies focus this week is “Low-Cost, No-Cost Preparedness.”

September 08, 2021 02:00 PM

Building a kit may seem overwhelming. How do you start? You may already have parts of a kit and don’t know it.

September 01, 2021 11:30 AM

​September is National Preparedness Month and the beginning of PA's 30 Days/30 Ways to be Prepared for Emergencies.

July 30, 2021 04:00 PM

As Pennsylvania students get ready to go back to school or head to college, make sure they understand how to stay safe from weather hazards.

June 30, 2021 02:15 PM

​As millions of Pennsylvanians prepare to celebrate Independence Day, it is important to take steps to protect loved ones and property.

June 03, 2021 08:30 AM
By: Steve Travis, NWS State College Meteorologist

Lightning occurs every year in PA. Have you ever wondered how lightning forms and how to stay safe from it?

May 07, 2021 08:45 AM
By: Jeff Jumper, PEMA, State Meteorologist

The Atlantic Hurricane Season is nearing quickly – beginning June 1! Learn about how hurricanes can impact Pennsylvania.

April 15, 2021 10:30 AM
By: Richard Vague, Secretary, PA Department of Banking and Securities; David (Randy) Padfield, Director, PA Emergency Management Agency; Stacy Garrity, PA State Treasurer

Regardless of one’s financial situation, there is something that everyone can, and should, do to be better able to recover after a disaster.

March 08, 2021 07:00 AM

Do you know the difference between a Flood Watch and a Flood Warning? Learn more here.