Category Archives: Shake Flashlights

Emergency Kit – NOAA Predicts Above Normal Tropical Storm Activity – Are You Prepared?

Is your Emergency Kit in Order? Time to check the Emergency Kit. The start of the 2017 Hurricane season is just around the corner.  Typically the season runs from June 1st to November 30. A precursor to the severe weather season was tropical storm Arlene which appeared in April. NOAA is predicting a 45 percent chance there will be more than 12 named storms this season. Twelve is the average number.  It’s projected that 5 to 9 storms will develop Read More...

Watch|Advisory|Warning – What Do They Mean?

Earth Lightning from Space Watch|Advisory|Warning Sometimes it feels like we are listening to or watching a Lost in Space clip, for those of us old enough to remember the original series or movie remake, where the Robot is flailing its arms in all possible directions while shouting Warning, Warning, Warning, or Danger, Danger, Danger!  I’m pretty sure the Robot never entered the set shouting advisory, advisory, advisory, or watch, watch, watch but it was a long time ago. Explaining the difference between Read More...