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Weather and Water Preparedness Events Calendar

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Info on National Safety Campaigns

Alabama

 

Severe Weather Awareness Week (Flood)
Hurricane Preparedness Week
Summer Safety: Lightning, Heat, Rip Currents, Boating
Fall Severe Weather Awareness Day
Winter Weather Awareness Week

Feb 19-24, 2017
Observes National Week

May 21-27, 2017
Oct 18, 2017
Nov 12-17, 2017

Alaska

Tsunami Preparedness Week
Flood Safety Awareness Week
Winter Weather Preparedness Week

Mar 27-Apr 1, 2017
Apr 17-21, 2017
Oct 1-7, 2017

American Samoa

Tsunami Preparedness Week
Hurricane Preparedness Week

Sep 24-Sep 30, 2017
TBD

Arkansas

Severe Weather Awareness Week
Tornado Drill

Feb 26-Mar 4, 2017
Wed, Mar 1, 2017

Arizona

Monsoon Awareness Week

Jun 11-16, 2017

California

Tsunami Preparedness Week
Safe Boating Cold Water Awareness Week
Monsoon Awareness Week
Flood Safety Awareness Week

Mar 27-31, 2017
May 22-26, 2017
June 11-16, 2017
TBD (late October 2017)

Colorado

Flood Safety and Wildfire Awareness Week
Severe Weather Awareness Week
Lightning Safety Awareness Week
Winter Weather Preparedness Week

Mar 12-18, 2017
Apr 16-22, 2017
Jun 18-24, 2017
Oct 15 -21, 2017

Connecticut

Flood Safety Awareness Week
Severe Weather Awareness Week
Safe Boating and Beach Safety Week
Lightning Safety Awareness Week
Hurricane Awareness Week
Winter Weather Awareness Week

Mar 13-17, 2017
May 1-5, 2017
May 22-28, 2017
Jun 19-23, 2017
Jul 17-21, 2017
Oct 30-Nov 3, 2017

Delaware

Hurricane Awareness Week

May 7-14, 2017

Florida

Severe Weather Awareness Week
Tornado Drill

Jan 23-27, 2017
Jan 25, 2017, 10:10 am*

Georgia

Severe Weather Awareness Week
Flood Safety Preparedness Week
Hurricane Preparedness Week
Lightning Safety Week
Winter Weather Preparedness Week

Feb 6-10, 2017
March 12-18, 2017
Observes National Week
June 26-30, 2017
Nov 26-Dec 2 2017

Guam/N. Marianas

Tsunami Preparedness Week

Apr 2-8, 2017

Hawaii

Tsunami Awareness Month

April 2017

Idaho

PacNW Severe Weather Awareness Week

May 2-4, 2017

Illinois

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

Mar 5-11, 2017
Mar 7, 2017 at 10:00 am.

Mar 19-25, 2017
Jun 18-24, 2017
Nov 12-18, 2017

Indiana

Severe Weather Preparedness Week
Tornado Drill
Winter Preparedness Week
Winter Preparedness Week

Mar 18-24, 2018
Mar 20, 2018
Nov 12-18, 2017
Nov 11-17, 2018

Iowa

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

Mar 27-31, 2017
Mar 29, 2017, 10 am

Jun 8, 2017
Jun 19-23, 2017

Nov 9, 2017

Kansas


Wildfire Awareness and Prevention Week
Severe Weather Awareness Week
Tornado Drill
Winter Weather Awareness Day

Feb 19-25, 2017
Mar 5-9 2018

Mar 7, 2017, 10 am, CST; 9 am (MST)

Nov 15, 2017

Kentucky

 

Severe Weather Awareness Week
Tornado Drill
Spring Seasonal Campaigns
Fall Seasonal Campaigns
Weather Awareness Week

Mar 1-7, 2017
Feb. 28, 10:07 am
Mar-Jun 2017,
Sep-Nov 2017
Dec 1-7, 2017

Louisiana

Severe Storms Awareness Week

Mar 6-10, 2017

Maine

Flood Safety Awareness Week
Severe Weather Awareness Week
Safe Boating and Beach Safety Week
Lightning Safety Awareness Week
Hurricane Awareness Week
Winter Weather Awareness Week

Mar 13-17, 2017
May 1-5, 2017
May 22-28, 2017
Jun 19-23, 2017
Jul 17-21, 2017
Oct 30-Nov 3, 2017

Maryland

Spring Seasonal Campaign
Severe Storms Awareness Week
Summer Seasonal Campaign
Fall Seasonal Campaign
Winter Seasonal Campaign

Mar-May 2017
Mar 19-25, 2017
Jun-Aug, 2017
Oct-Nov, 2017
Dec-Feb, 2017-18

Massachusetts

Flood Safety Awareness Week
Severe Weather Awareness Week
Safe Boating and Beach Safety Week
Lightning Safety Awareness Week
Hurricane Awareness Week
Winter Weather Awareness Week

Mar 13-17, 2017
May 1-5, 2017
May 22-28, 2017
Jun 19-23, 2017
Jul 17-21, 2017
Oct 30-Nov 3, 2017

Michigan

 



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

Feb. 1, 2017
April 8 to 14, 2018 
April 11, 2018 at 1 p.m.
May 20-26, 2017
May 26, 2017
Jun 4-10, 2017
Nov 5-11, 2017

Minnesota

Severe Weather Awareness Week
Tornado Drill
Winter Hazard Awareness Week

Apr 17-21, 2017
Apr 20, 2017, 1:45 pm/6:45 pm
Nov 6-10, 2017

Mississippi

Severe Weather Awareness Week
Tornado Drill

Feb 20-24, 2017
Feb 22, 2017, 9:15 am

Missouri

 

Severe Weather Awareness Week
Statewide Drill
Summer Weather Safety Week, Heat and Lightning
Winter Weather Awareness Day: 2017

Mar 5-11, 2017
Mar 7, 2017, 10 am
June 18-24, 2017

Nov 15, 2017

Montana

Weather-Ready Wednesdays

Year round

Nebraska

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

Mar 27-31, 2017
Mar 29, 2017, 10 am
Jun 8, 2017
June 19-23
Nov 9, 2017

Nevada

Severe Weather Preparedness Week
Flood Safety Awareness Week
Wildfire Aware Month
Heat Safety Awareness Month
Lightning Awareness Week
Nevada Flood Awareness Week
Winter Storm Awareness

Mar 3-9, 2017
Mar 18-22, 2017
May 2017
May-June 2017
Jun 24-30, 2017
Nov 10-15, 2017
Nov 2017

New Hampshire

Flood Safety Awareness Week
Severe Weather Awareness Week
Safe Boating and Beach Safety Week
Lightning Safety Awareness Week
Hurricane Awareness Week
Winter Weather Awareness Week

Mar 13-17, 2017
May 1-5, 2017
May 22-28, 2017
Jun 19-23, 2017
Jul 17-21, 2017
Oct 30-Nov 3, 2017

New Jersey

Severe Weather Awareness Week
Hurricane Awareness Week
National Boating Safety Week
Rip Current Awareness Week
Lightning Safety Awareness Week
Winter Seasonal Campaign: Ice, Snow, Cold

Apr 24-28, 2017
May 7-13, 2017
May 20-26, 2017
Jun 5-9, 2017
Jun 18-24, 2017
Dec-Feb 2017/18

New Mexico

Spring Seasonal Campaign: Severe, Flood, Wildfire
Summer Campaign: Heat, Severe, Dust
National Air Quality Week
Monsoon Awareness Week
Lightning Safety Awareness Week
Fall Seasonal Campaign: Wind, Winter, Drought
Winter Seasonal Campaign: Ice, Cold

Mar-May, 2017
Jun-Aug 2017

May 24-28, 2017*
Jun 11-16, 2017
June 26-30, 2017
Sep-Nov 2017
Dec-Feb 2017/18

New York

Flood Safety Preparedness Week
Severe Weather Awareness Week
Tornado Drill
Hurricane Awareness Week
Ligthning Safety Aware Week
Winter Weather Awareness Week

Mar 12-18, 2017
Apr 30-May 6, 2017
May 4, 2017
May 7-13, 2017

Jun 18-24, 2017
Oct 29-Nov 4, 2016

North Carolina

 

Severe Weather Preparedness Week
Tornado Drill
Hurricane Preparedness Week
Winter Weather Preparedness Week

Mar 5-11, 2017
Mar 8, 2017 : 9:30 am
May 7-13, 2017
Dec 3-9, 2017

North Dakota

Severe Summer Weather Awareness Week
Tornado Drill
Severe Winter Weather Awareness Week

Apr 24-Apr 28, 2017
Apr 26, 2017, 11:15 am
Oct 30-Nov 3, 2017

Oklahoma

Spring Seasonal Campaign
Hurricane Preparedness Week
Summer Seasonal Campaign
Fall Seasonal Campaign
Winter Seasonal Campaign

Mar-May 2017
May 15-21, 2017
Jun-Aug, 2017
Oct-Nov, 2017
Dec-Feb, 2017-18

Ohio

Spring Severe Weather Awareness Week
Statewide Tornado Drill
Flood Safety Awareness Week
Winter Safety Awareness Week

March 19-25, 2017
Mar 22, 2017 9:50 am

Mar 19-25, 2017
Nov 12-18, 2017*

Oregon

PacNW Severe Weather Awareness Week

May 2-4, 2017

Pennsylvania

Flood Safety Awareness Week
Severe Weather Awareness Week
Winter Weather Preparedness Week

Mar 27-31, 2017
April 24-28, 2017
Nov 6-10, 2017

Puerto Rico

 


 

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

May 1-5, 2017
Mar 19-25, 2017
Apr 3-7, 2017
May 15-19, 2017
May 29-Jun 2, 2017
Jun 12-16, 2017
June 5-9, 2017
July 10-14, 2017

Rhode Island

Flood Safety Awareness Week
Severe Weather Awareness Week
Safe Boating and Beach Safety Week
Lightning Safety Awareness Week
Hurricane Awareness Week
Winter Weather Awareness Week

Mar 13-17, 2017
May 1-5, 2017
May 22-28, 2017
Jun 19-23, 2017
Jul 17-21, 2017
Oct 30-Nov 3, 2017

South Carolina

Severe Weather Awareness Week
Tornado Drill
Hurricane Awareness Week
Earthquake Awareness Week:
Winter Weather Awareness Week 2016

Mar 5-11, 2017
Mar 8, 2017, 9 am
TBD
Oct 15-21, 2017
Nov 26-Dec 2, 2017

South Dakota


Severe Weather Awareness Week
Tornado Drill
Winter Weather Preparedness Day

Apr 24-28, 2017
April 26, 2017

Oct 25, 2017

Tennessee

 

Severe Weather and Flood Preparedness Week
Summer Weather Awareness Week
Winter Weather Awareness Day

Feb 26-Mar 4, 2017
May 22-26, 2017
Nov 15, 2017

Texas

Spring Seasonal Campaign
Hurricane Preparedness Week
Summer Seasonal Campaign
Fall Seasonal Campaign
Winter Seasonal Campaign

Mar-May 2017
May 7-13, 2017
Jun-Aug, 2017
Oct-Nov, 2017
Dec-Feb, 2017-18

Utah

Spring Seasonal Campaign: Severe, Flood, Wildfire
Summer Campaign: Heat, Severe, Dust, Air Quality
Fall Seasonal Campaign: Wind, Winter, Drought
Winter Seasonal Campaign: Ice, Cold

Mar-May, 2017
Jun-Aug 2017
Jun 12-17, 2017
Dec-Feb 2017/18

Vermont

Flood Safety Awareness Week:
Severe Weather Preparedness Week
Hurricane; Inland Flood Dangers Awareness
Winter Weather Awareness Week:

Mar 13-17, 2017
May 1-5, 2017
Jul 19 2017
Oct 30-Nov 3, 2017

U.S. Virgin Islands

Tsunami Preparedness Week

Mar 19-25, 2017

Virginia

Tornado Preparedness Day and Drill
Hurricane Awareness Week

Mar 21, 2017, 9:45 am
TBD

Washington

PacNW Severe Weather Awareness Week
Tsunami Road Show

May 2-4, 2017
Apr 12-15, 2017

West Virginia

Severe Weather and Flood Safety Week

Mar 19-25, 2017

Wisconsin


Severe Weather Awareness Week
Tornado Drill
Winter Weather Week

Apr 17-21, 2017
Apr 20, 2017

Nov. 6-10, 2017

Wyoming

Tornado Drill
Weather-Ready Wednesday

Apr 12, 2017, 10:30 am
Year Round

*tentative
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