Extreme Weather Today

There may be strong tornadoes, large hail and severe thunderstorms today.

CNN Meteorologist, Allison Chinchar, expects multiple tornadoes in multiple states, including Nebraska.

If you haven’t already, make sure you have a severe weather plan for you and your family.

  • Know where to seek shelter.
  • Have a way to get in touch with family or friends, or set a designated meeting point.
  • Have multiple ways of receiving information and weather alerts (weather radio/apps on your phone).  Set your phone to receive emergency weather alerts.
    • For iphone users, it’s under settings, notifications, government alerts.

If a tornado is coming, here’s a quick guide on what to do:  http://www.cnn.com/2016/04/26/us/tornado-what-to-do/index.html

To find out more about the weather today- https://weather.com/storms/tornado/news/severe-weather-forecast-outbreak-tornadoes-april-24-30-2016

The toll-free disaster hotline is: 1.844.268.5627.  The hours today are 9am-noon and 1pm-3pm.