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Weather Safety

May 09, 2022 03:00 PM
By: PEMA

Hurricanes and tropical storms bring signicant hazards to Pennsylvania. Learn about these hazards and how to stay safe in hurricane season.


March 11, 2022 09:15 AM
By: PEMA

​I don’t live in a flood zone. Why should I care about flooding? Am I at risk? Yes. Anywhere it can rain, it can also flood.


February 11, 2022 11:00 AM
By: PEMA

Stay safe with these winter weather tips that we love!


February 09, 2022 03:30 PM
By: PEMA

We asked a plow truck driver two of the most common questions about their work during the winter in PA.


January 21, 2022 10:00 AM
By: PEMA

It's time to prepare for the impacts that winter weather and extreme cold temperatures can have on your daily lives.


November 12, 2021 11:30 AM
By: Guest Blogger John Banghoff, Central Pennsylvania Weather Forecast Office Meteorologist

Learn about snow squalls, why they can be so dangerous, and what to do if squalls are in your area.


September 20, 2021 10:00 AM
By: PEMA

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


September 08, 2021 02:00 PM
By: PEMA

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
By: PEMA

​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
By: PEMA

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.