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SUMMER WEATHER

BEAT THE HEAT

Summers in Oklahoma can be very hot and humid. Know what to do if you experience heat stress or heat illness and the signs to look for. Below are some helpful fact sheets and links to sites where you can get more information.

LIGHTNING SAFETY

Every Thunderstorm Can Be a Risk

Did you know that lightning experts no longer promote the 30-30 rule in any official lightning safety guidelines? Instead, experts suggest, "When thunder roars, go indoors!"

WINTER WEATHER

NOVEMBER BRINGS COLDER WEATHER

Cold weather is right around the corner! Have a Plan - Make a Kit - Stay Informed

EARTHQUAKE

Earthquake Safety

Earthquakes have been on the rise in recent years in Oklahoma. In 2014 Oklahoma officially became the most seismically active state in the lower 48, according to the U.S. Geological Survey, with 567 temblors magnitude 3.0 or greater. Below are some helpful fact sheets and links to sites where you can get more information about earthquakes.