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This is National Severe Weather Preparedness Week - EM Update

This is National Severe Weather Preparedness Week

National Severe Weather Preparedness Week is April 22 to April 28. This initiative highlights the importance of planning and practicing how and where to take shelter before severe weather, such as tornadoes and severe thunderstorms, strike.

Sponsored by FEMA and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration the effort encourages people to pledge to prepare and to help show others how to prepare.

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