Severe Weather Safety
In Kansas, severe weather comes in many forms - storms, tornadoes, flooding, snow, ice and heat.
In Sedgwick County, residents enjoy a multi-layered warning system that includes media alerts, NOAA radio alerts, Emergency Alert System (EAS) for areas served by Cox Communications, and outdoor warning devices. Tuning into local media is always a good first step to learn about potential warnings, and the Sedgwick County Emergency Information Log also offers a direct source of information regarding any type of emergency affecting the area, including severe weather. The log is updated in real time by emergency management personnel.