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National
Awareness
Weeks

Be a Force of Nature link to Weather-REady Nation page

Severe Weather Preparedness Week
Flood Awareness Week
Tsunami Preparedness Week

Air Quality Awareness Week
Safe Boating Week
Heat Awareness Day
Hurricane Preparedness Week

Rip Current Awareness Week
Lightning Safety Awareness Week
Skywarn Recognition Day

March 2-8, 2014
Mar 16-22, 2014
Mar 23-29, 2014
Apr 28-May 2, 2014
May 17-23, 2014
May 23, 2014
May 25-May 31, 2014

Jun 1-7, 2014
Jun 22-28, 2014

Dec 7, 2013

Alabama

Severe Weather Awareness Week
Flood Awareness Week
Hurricane Awareness Week
Fall Severe Weather Awareness Day
Winter Weather Awareness Week

Feb 16-21, 2014*
Mar 16-22, 2014
May 25-May 31, 2014
Oct 16, 2013
Nov 17-22, 2013
Alaska Tsunami Preparedness Week
Flood Awareness Week
Winter Weather Preparedness Week
Mar 23-29, 2014
April 14-18 in 2014
TBD
American Samoa National Tsunami Awareness Week American Samoa Hurricane Preparedness Week Mar 23-29, 2014
TBD

Arkansas

Severe Weather Awareness Week
Flood Awareness Week
Winter Weather Awareness Week

Mar 2-8, 2014
Mar 16-22, 2014
Nov 11-15, 2013
Arizona

Flood Awareness Week
Monsoon Awareness Week
Wildfire Awareness Week:
Lightning Awareness Week

Mar 16-22, 2014
June 8-13, 2014
Mar 30-Apr 4, 2014
Jun 22-28, 2014

California

Lightning Awareness Week
Flood Preparedness Week
Tsunami Awareness Day

Jun 22-28, 2014
Nov 4-9, 2013
March 26, 2014

Colorado

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

March 16 -22, 2013
Apr 13-19, 2014
Jun 22-28, 2014
Oct 19-25, 2014

Connecticut

Flood Preparedness Week
Severe Weather Awareness Week
Safe Boating Week
Break the Grip of the Rip Awareness Week
Lightning Safety Preparedness Week
Hurricane Preparedness Week
Winter Weather Awareness Week

Mar 17-21, 2014
Apr 28-May 2, 2014
May 17-23, 2014
Jun 1-7, 2014
Jun 23-27, 2014
July 14-18, 2014
Nov 3-7, 2014

Delaware

no events  

Florida

Severe Weather Awareness Week
Tornado Drill
Feb 24-28, 2014
Feb 27, 2014: 10:10 am

Georgia

 

Flood Awareness Week
Lightning Awareness Week
Severe Weather Awareness Week
Tornado Drill
Winter Weather Awareness Week
Mar 16-22, 2014
Jun 22-28, 2014
Feb 3-7 2014
Feb 5 2013
Dec 2-6, 2013

Guam/N. Marianas

no events  

Hawaii

Tsunami Awareness Month
Hurricane Preparedness Week
Ocean Awareness Week
April 2014
May 25-31, 2014
Oct 20-24, 2014

Idaho

Flood/Flash Flood Awareness Week
Pacific NW Severe Wx Awareness Week
Lightning Awareness Week
PacNW Winter Weather Awareness Week

Mar 16-22, 2014
Apr 27-May 3, 2014
Jun 22-28, 2014
Oct 19-25, 2014

Illinois

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

Mar 2-8, 2014
Mar 4, 2014
Mar 16-22, 2014
Jun 22-28, 2014
Mar 4, 2013, 10 am
Nov 16-22, 2014

Indiana


Flood Awareness Week
Severe Weather Preparedness Week
Tornado Drill

Lightning Awareness Week
Winter Weather Week

Mar 16-22, 2014
Mar 16-22, 2014
March 20, 2014.10:15 am EDT and 7:35 PM EDT.
Jun 22-28, 2014
Nov 16-22, 2014

Iowa






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

Mar 16-22, 2014
Mar 24-28, 2014
Mar 26, 2014
June 12, 2014
Jun 22-28, 2014
Nov 6, 2014

Kansas

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

Mar 3-7, 2014
Mar 4, 1:30 pm
Mar 16-22, 2014
Jun 22-28, 2014

Kentucky

Severe Weather Awareness Month
Tornado Drill
Flood Awareness Week
Lightning Safety Preparedness Week
Winter Weather Awareness Week

March 2-8, 2014
Mar 5, 9:07 am
Mar 16-22, 2014
Jun 22-28, 2014
TBD
Louisiana

Severe Weather Awareness Week
Flood Awareness Week
Winter Weather Awareness Week

Feb 16-22, 2014
Mar 16-22, 2014
TBD

Maine

Flood Preparedness Week
Severe Weather Awareness Week
Safe Boating Week
Break the Grip of the Rip Awareness Week
Lightning Safety Preparedness Week
Hurricane Preparedness Week
Winter Weather Awareness Week

Mar 16-22, 2014
Apr 28-May 2
May 17-23, 2014
Jun 1-7, 2014
Jun 22-28, 2014
Jul 14-18, 2014
Nov 3-7, 2014
Maryland Severe Storms Awareness Week
Statewide Tornado Drill
TBD
Massachusetts

Flood Preparedness Week
Severe Weather Awareness Week
Safe Boating Week
Break the Grip of the Rip Awareness Week
Lightning Safety Preparedness Week
Hurricane Preparedness Week
Winter Weather Awareness Week

Mar 17-21, 2014
Apr 28-May 2, 2014
May 17-23, 2014
Jun 1-7, 2014
Jun 23-27, 2014
July 14-18, 2014
Nov 3-7, 2014

Michigan



Weather Radio Awareness
Flood Safety Awareness Week
Severe Weather Awareness Week
Air Quality Week
Safe Boating Week
Heat Safety Day
Lightning Safety Awareness Week
Winter Weather Awareness Week

February 5, 2014
Mar 16-22, 2014
Apr 6-12, 2014
Apr 28-May 2, 2014
May 17-23, 2014
May 23, 2014
Jun 22-28, 2014
Nov 2-8, 2014

Minnesota


Flood Awareness Week
Severe Weather Awareness Week
Tornado Drill
Lightning Safety Week
Winter Hazard Awareness Week

Mar 16-22, 2014
Apr 21-25, 2014
Apr 14, 2013, 1:45 pm
Jun 22-28, 2014
Nov 10-14, 2014

Mississippi Flood Safety Awareness Week
Severe Weather Preparedness Week
Mar 16-22, 2014
Feb 4-8, 2013

Missouri

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

Mar 2-8, 2014
Mar 4, 2014, 1:30 pm
Nov 20, 2013
June 22-28, 2014

Montana


Ice Jam Awareness Day
Flood Awareness Week
Lightning Awareness Week
Severe Weather Awareness Week
Winter Weather Awareness Week

Jan 9, 2014
Mar 16-22, 2014
Jun 22-28, 2014
Apr 21-25, 2014
Oct 20-24, 2014

Nebraska

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

Mar 24-28, 2014
Mar 26, 2014, 10 am
Jun 22-28, 2014
TBD
Nevada Flood Awareness Week Mar 16-22, 2014
New Hampshire

Flood Preparedness Week
Severe Weather Awareness Week
Safe Boating Week
Break the Grip of the Rip Awareness Week
Lightning Safety Preparedness Week
Hurricane Preparedness Week
Winter Weather Awareness Week

Mar 16-22, 2014
Apr 28-May 2
May 17-23, 2014
Jun 1-7, 2014
Jun 22-28, 2014
Jul 14-18, 2014
Nov 3-7, 2014

New Jersey

No Events  

New Mexico

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

Mar 30-Apr 4, 2014
Jun 8-14, 2014*
Oct 27-31, 2014
Mar 30-Apr 4, 2014

New York

Flood Awareness Week
heat Safety Day
Hurricane Awareness Week
Lightning Awareness Week
Severe Weather Awareness Week
Winter Weather Awareness Week

Mar 16-22, 2014
May 23, 2014
May 25-May 31, 2014
Jun 22-28, 2014
Apr 28 - May 2, 2014
Nov 3-7, 2014

North Carolina

 

Severe Weather Awareness Week
Tornado Drill
Air Quality Awareness Week
Flood Awareness Week
Safe Boating Week
Heat Awareness Day
Hurricane Preparedness Week
Rip Current Awareness Week
Lightning Awareness Week
Winter Weather Awareness Week

March 2-8, 2014
Mar 5, 2014
Apr 28-May 2, 2014
Mar 16-22, 2014
May 17-23, 2014
May 23, 2014
May 25-May 31, 2014
Jun 1-7, 2014
Jun 22-28, 2014
Dec 8-14, 2013

North Dakota

Severe Weather Awareness Week
Tornado Drill
Winter Weather Awareness Week
Apr 28-May 2, 2014
Apr 30:11:15 AM to 11:30
TBD
Oklahoma Severe Weather Awareness Week
Flood Awareness Week
Air Quality Awareness Week
Lightning Awareness Week
Winter Weather Awareness Day
March 2-8, 2014
Mar 16-22, 2014
Apr 28-May 2, 2014
Jun 22-28, 2014
Nov 13, 2013
Ohio

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

Mar 2-8, 2014
Mar 16-22, 2014
Jun 22-28, 2014
November 17-23,. 2013

Oregon

 

Flood/Flash Flood Awareness Week
Pacific NW Severe Wx Awareness Week
Lightning Awareness Week
PacNW Winter Weather Awareness Week

Mar 16-22, 2014
Apr 27-May 3, 2014
Jun 22-28, 2014
Oct 19-25, 2014

Pennsylvania

Severe Weather Awareness Week
Flash Floods and Flood Safety
Lightning Safety Awareness Week
Winter Awareness Week

Mar 3-7, 2014
Mar 16-22, 2014
Jun 22-28, 2014
Nov 10-15, 2013

Puerto Rico

Flood Preparedness Week
Severe Weather Awareness Week
Safe Boating Week
Hurricane Preparedness Week
Break the Grip of the Rip Awareness Week
Lightning Safety Preparedness Week
Mar 16-22, 2014
Mar 2-8, 2014
May 17-23, 2014
May 25-May 31, 2014
Jun 1-7, 2014
Jun 22-28, 2014

Rhode Island

 

Flood Preparedness Week
Severe Weather Awareness Week
Safe Boating Week
Break the Grip of the Rip Awareness Week
Lightning Safety Preparedness Week
Hurricane Preparedness Week
Winter Weather Awareness Week

Mar 17-21, 2014
Apr 28-May 2, 2014
May 17-23, 2014
Jun 1-7, 2014
Jun 23-27, 2014
July 14-18, 2014
Nov 3-7, 2014

South Carolina



Flood Safety Week
Severe Weather Awareness Week
Tornado Drill
Safe Boating Week
Heat Awareness Day
Hurricane Awareness Week
Lightning Awareness Week
Winter Weather Awareness Week

Mar 16-22, 2014
Mar 2-6, 2015
Mar 4, 2014
May 17-23, 2014
May 23, 2014
Jun 1-5, 2015
Jun 22-28, 2014
Dec 1-5, 2014

South Dakota

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

Apr 21-25, 2014
Jun 22-28, 2014
Oct 22, 2014

Tennessee

Severe Weather Awareness Week
Flood Awareness Week
Hurricane Awareness Week
Fall Severe Weather Awareness Day
Winter Weather Awareness Week

Feb 15-22
Mar 16-22, 2014
May 25-May 31, 2014
Oct 15, 2014
Nov 17-22, 2013
Texas

Severe Weather Awareness Week
Flood Safety Awareness Week
Safe Boating Week
Heat Awareness Day
Hurricane Awareness Week
Lightning Awareness Week
Texas Winter Weather Awareness Day

Mar 2-8, 2014
Mar 16-22, 2014
May 17-23, 2014
May 23, 2014
May 25-May 31, 2014
Jun 22-28, 2014
Nov 13, 2013

Utah

Severe Weather Preparedness Week
Flood Safety Awareness Week
Air Quality Awareness Week
Safe Boating Week
Heat Awareness Day
Break the Grip of the Rip Awareness Week
Lightning Safety Awareness Week
Winter Weather Preparedness Week

March 2-8, 2014
Mar 16-22, 2014
Apr 28-May 2, 2014
Jun 22-28, 2014
May 23, 2014
Jun 1-7, 2014
Jun 22-28, 2014
Oct 19-25, 2014

Vermont

 

Flood Preparedness Week
Severe Weather Awareness Week
Safe Boating Week
Heat Safety Awareness Day
Hurricane Flooding Awareness Day
Lightning Safety Preparedness Week
Winter Weather Preparedness Week

Mar 16-22, 2014
Apr 28-May 2, 2013
May 23, 2014
May 23, 2014
July 16, 2014
Jun 22-28, 2014
Nov 3-7, 2014

Virginia


Tornado Preparedness Day and Drill
Flood Preparedness Week
Break the Grip of the Rip Awareness Week
Lightning Safety Preparedness Week
Hurricane Dangers-Inland Flooding
Winter Weather Preparedness Week

Mar 11, 2014, Drill: 9:45 am
Mar 16-22, 2014
Jun 1-7, 2014
Jun 22-28, 2014
May 25-May 31, 2014
December 1-7, 2013

Washington

Flood/Flash Flood Awareness Week
Pacific NW Severe Wx Awareness Week
Lightning Awareness Week
PacNW Winter Weather Awareness Week

Mar 16-22, 2014
Apr 27-May 3, 2014
Jun 22-28, 2014
Oct 19-25, 2014

West Virginia

Winter Weather Awareness Week
Severe Weather Awareness Week
Flood Awareness Week
Air Quality Awareness Week
Safe Boating Week
Heat Awareness Day
Lightning Awareness Week
Winter Weather Awareness Week

Dec 1-7, 2013
Mar 2-8, 2014
Mar 16-22, 2014
Apr 28-May 2, 2014
May 17-23, 2014
May 23, 2014
Jun 22-28, 2014
Nov 9-15, 2014

Wisconsin

 

Flood Awareness Week
Severe Weather Awareness Week
Tornado Drill
NOAA All Hazard Radio Awareness
Heat Awareness Day
Winter Weather Week

Mar 16-22, 2014
Apr 21-25, 2014
Apr 24
May 7, 2014
June 12, 2014
Nov.10-14, 2014

Wyoming

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

Mar 16-22, 2014
Apr 21-25, 2014
Apr 23, 2014
Oct 8, 2014

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