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Weather Preparedness Events Calendar

Click on a state to see weather safety events in your state or scroll to see list.

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Alabama

Winter Weather Awareness Week

Nov 17-22, 2015

Alaska

Tsunami Preparedness Week
Flood Awareness Week
Winter Weather Preparedness Week

March 23-27, 2015
Apr 13-17, 2015
TBD

American Samoa

National Tsunami Awareness Week American Samoa Hurricane Preparedness Week

March 23-27, 2015
TBD

Arkansas

Winter Weather Awareness Week

Nov 17-21, 2014

Arizona

Monsoon Awareness Week

 

California  

 

Tsunami Awareness Week
Safe Boating Week
Rip Current Awareness Week
Lightning Safety Awareness Week
Flood Awareness Week

March 23-27, 2015
Late May
Jun 1-5, 2015
June 22-25, 2015
Late October

Colorado

Lightning Safety Preparedness Week
Winter Weather Awareness Week

Jun 21-27, 2015
TBD

Connecticut

Winter Weather Awareness Week

Nov 3-7, 2014

Delaware

no events

 

Florida

Severe Weather Awareness Week
Tornado Drill

Feb 2-6, 2015
Feb 4, 2015: 10:10 am

Georgia

 

Hurricane Preparedness Week
Lightning Awareness Week
Severe Weather Preparedness Week
Tornado Drill
Winter WeatherPreparedness Week

May 24-30, 2015
Jun 21-27, 2015
Feb 2-6, 2015
Feb 4, 2015, 9 am
Nov 30-Dec 4, 2015

Guam/N. Marianas

no events

 

Hawaii

Tsunami Awareness Month

April 2015

Idaho

TBD




Illinois

 

Severe Weather Preparedness Week
Tornado Drill Day
Flood Awareness Week
Lightning Awareness Week
Winter Weather Prep Week

Mar 1-7, 2015
Mar 3, 2015
Mar 15-21, 2015
Jun 21-27, 2015
Nov 15-21, 2015

Indiana


Severe Weather Preparedness Week
Tornado Drill
Lightning Awareness Week
Winter Weather Week

March 15-21, 2015
March 19, 2015
Jun 21-27, 2015
TBD

Iowa

 

Severe Weather Awareness Week
Tornado Drill
Heat Awareness Day
Lightning Awareness Week
Winter Weather Day

Mar 23-27, 2015
Mar 25, 2015, 10 am
June 11, 2015
Jun 21-27, 2015
Nov 5, 2015

Kansas

 

Severe Weather Awareness Week
Tornado Drill
Lightning Awareness Week
Winter Weather Awareness Day

Mar 2-6, 2015
Mar 3, 2015
Jun 21-27, 2015
Dec 1, 2014

Kentucky

TBD



Louisiana

TBD

 

Maine

Winter Weather Awareness Week

Nov 3-7, 2014

Maryland

Severe Storms Awareness Week
Statewide Tornado Drill

TBD

Massachusetts

Winter Weather Awareness Week

Nov 3-7, 2014

Michigan



Weather Radio Awareness
Severe Weather Awareness Week
Tornado Drill
Air Quality Week
Safe Boating Week
Heat Awareness Day
Beach Hazards Awareness Week
Winter Weather Awareness Week

Feb. 4, 2015
Apr 12-18, 2015
Apr 15, 2015
Apr 27-May 1, 2015
May 16-22, 2015
May 22, 2015
Jun 7-13, 2015
Nov 2-8, 2014


Minnesota

Severe Weather Awareness Week
Winter Hazard Awareness Week

Apr 13-17, 2015
Nov 9-13, 2015

Mississippi

Severe Weather Preparedness Week
Tornado Drill 

February 9-13, 2015
Feb. 11, 2015

Missouri

Severe Weather Awareness Week
Statewide Drill
Winter Weather Awareness Day
Summer Weather Safety Week

Mar 1-7, 2015
Mar 3, 2015, 1:30 pm
Nov 18, 2015
June 21-27, 2015


Montana


TBD



Nebraska

Severe Weather Awareness Week

Mar 23-27, 2015

Nevada

Severe Weather Awareness Day
Flood Awareness Week

June 3, 2015
TBD (fall)

New Hampshire


 

New Jersey

No Events

 

New Mexico

Severe Weather Awareness Week
Monsoon Awareness Week
Winter Weather Awareness Week
Wildfire Awareness Week

Mar 29-Apr 3, 2015
TBD June 2015
Oct 25-30, 2015
Mar 29-April 3, 2015


New York

Severe Weather Awareness Week
Winter Weather Awareness Week

Apr 26-May 2, 2015.

North Carolina

Severe Weather Awareness Week
Tornado Drill

Mar 8-14, 2015
Mar 8-14, 2015

North Dakota

TBD

 

Oklahoma

TBD

 

Ohio

TBD



Oregon

TBD

 

Pennsylvania

TBD

 

Puerto Rico

Flood Safety Awareness
Tsunami Preparedness
Air Quality Awareness
Safe Boating Awareness
Hurricane Safety Preparedness
Heat Safety Awareness
Rip Current Awareness
Severe Weather Safety Awareness

March 15-21, 2015
March 22-28
April 22-25
May 18-22
May 24-30
June 14-20
June 7-13
Jun 24-27

Rhode Island

TBD

 

South Carolina



Severe Weather Awareness Week
Tornado Drill
Hurricane Awareness Week
Winter Weather Awareness Week 2015

Mar 8-14, 2015
Mar 11, 2015
Jun 1-5, 2015
Nov 29-Dec 5, 2015

South Dakota

Severe Weather Awareness Week
Lightning Safety Awareness Week
Winter Weather Awareness Day

Mar 9-13, 2015
Mar 16-20
, 2015
TBD

Tennessee

TBD

 

Texas

Severe Weather Awareness Week
Flood/Flash Flood Awareness Week

March 1-7,2015
October 4-10, 2015

Utah

Winter Weather Preparedness Week

October 18-24, 2015

Vermont

TBD

 

Virginia


Tornado Awareness Day and Drill
Hurricane Dangers-Inland Flooding
Winter Weather Preparedness Week
Winter Weather Preparedness Week

Mar 17, 2015
May 25-29, 2015
Nov 24-28, 2014
Nov 29-5, 2015*

Washington

TBD

 

West Virginia

TBD

 

Wisconsin

Flood Awareness Week
Severe Weather Awareness Week
Tornado Drill
Winter Weather Week

TBD
Apr 13-17, 2015
Apr 16, 2015
Nov. 9-13, 2015

Wyoming

Flood Awareness Week
Severe Weather Awareness Week
Tornado Drill
Winter Weather Awareness Day

May 4-8, 2015
Apr 20-24, 2015

Apr 22, 2015, 10:30 am
Oct 14, 2015

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