Tag: weather

The Top Five Hurricane Preparedness Products to Have on Hand

The Top Five Hurricane Preparedness Products to Have on Hand

Even though the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) predicted a below normal hurricane season, summer storm systems (like Invest 91-L) still pose a hurricane-like risk of damaging winds and lots of rain. With soils at saturation in many parts of the country, the risk for flash flooding is even greater. Current predictions show Invest 91-L […]

What to Do Before, During, and After a Major Flood

What to Do Before, During, and After a Major Flood

Major storms have descended on the southern part of the country, leaving Texas and other states to deal with massive flooding. Whether you are currently experiencing a flood, or live in an area that could experience flooding in the future, it’s important to have the right information at hand to minimize the danger to your […]

4 Quick Tips for Surviving Winter Storm Juno

4 Quick Tips for Surviving Winter Storm Juno

Winter storm JUNO is bearing down on the northeast, bringing blizzard conditions, patchy ice in Virginia and Maryland, and snow fall accumulations anywhere from 3 inches in West Virginia to 3 feet in New England. Snowfall rates could be up to 2+ inches per hour and even include thunder and lightning. The storm is expected […]

Snow Covered Home in Winter Weather

5 Tips for Winter Weather Home Readiness

When harsh winter storms hit, they bring extreme cold temperatures, chilling winds, and worst of all — ice. This frozen water can coat power lines, which pulls them down and then knocks out the power to your home. For many, that means no heat until the power is restored. Winter weather conditions cause crews to take more […]