• Severe Weather Awareness Week: March 26-30, 2018
  • Statewide Tornado Drill: Wednesday, March 28, 2018 at 10:00 am

Every year, thousands of people are impacted by severe weather threats such as tornadoes and severe thunderstorms. Preliminary data for 2016 shows there were more than 458 weather-related fatalities and nearly 1,300 injuries across the country.

Every year in partnership with the State of Iowa and the National Weather Service Mills County has conducted a Severe Weather Awareness week.

Take advantage of Severe Weather Awareness Week to review your own and your family's emergency procedures and prepare for weather-related hazards. Review the following publications regarding Severe Weather Awareness week activities and awareness information.