Hazardous Weather Safety Instructions

St. Clair County is regularly impacted by a number of natural hazards such as tornadoes, severe thunderstorms, lightning, floods, and winter storms. The St. Clair EMA provides the following information and protective action recommendations for your safety during these emergency or disaster situations.
  1. Floods & Flash Floods

    Floods claim many lives every year. Flood waters only 1 foot deep can sweep you off your feet.

  2. Thunderstorms & Lightning

    Every thunderstorm contains lightning. You do not have to be directly under the cloud to be struck.

  3. Tornadoes

    Learn the difference between a tornado watch and warning as well as find tips to help you prepare for a potential tornado.

  4. Winter Storms

    Winter storms occur less frequently here than in other parts of the country, but are just as dangerous when they do.