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Receive Severe Weather Warnings With a NOAA Weather Alert Radio

Receive Severe Weather Warnings With a NOAA Weather Alert Radio

Apr 20, 2011

News 14 asks two local officials about the lack of tornado sirens in Forsyth and Guilford Counties. Click here to find out why tornado sirens are no longer used in the Piedmont of North Carolina.  You should have a NOAA Weather Alert Radio  similar to the radio pictured at the right to receive weather watches and...

Friday’s Message – Severe Weather Awareness Week 2011

Friday’s Message – Severe Weather Awareness Week 2011

Mar 4, 2011

Today’s topic is the severe weather alert process. The Raleigh National Weather Service along with emergency officials, the American Red Cross, and local media all work together preparing communities for the next natural disaster. The mission of the National Weather Service is to protect life and property. However, how YOU prepare for and respond to...

NOAA Public Alert Radios Save Lives

NOAA Public Alert Radios Save Lives

Jun 25, 2010

How will you know if there is a severe storm or other type of hazardous situation occurring in your area? If you answered radio or T.V. broadcasts, what about in the middle of the night when you are likely to be sleeping? NOAA Public Alert Radios , also known as Weather Alert Radios, are designed to signal different types of alerts to the public for all-hazards...