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Stay tuned to these resources for severe weather, disaster and other local
When an emergency effects the Sedgwick County area such as severe weather,
flooding, and other disasters, Emergency Management will have spotters and units
in the field reporting the latest information and developments to the Emergency
Operations Center (EOC). Information reported by official spotters will be
posted to the Emergency Log.
NOAA Weather Radio (NWR) is a nationwide network of
radio stations broadcasting continuous weather information directly from the
nearest National Weather
Service office. NWR broadcasts official Weather Service warnings,
watches, forecasts and other hazard information 24 hours a day, 7 days a
Working with the Federal Communication Commission's (FCC)
Emergency Alert System
, NWR is an "All Hazards" radio network, making it your single source
for comprehensive weather and emergency information. In conjunction with
Federal, State, and Local Emergency Managers and other public officials, NWR
also broadcasts warning and post-event information for all types of hazards
– including natural (such as earthquakes or avalanches), environmental (such
as chemical releases or oil spills), and public safety (such as AMBER alerts
or 911 Telephone outages).
NOAA Weather Radios equipped with an audio alert tone kept in your
bedroom will allow you to be awaken at night when severe weather threatens
Stay tuned to local media outlets during emergency situations for the
latest information and follow instructions provided by emergency management
officials and first responders to keep you and your family safe.
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