Emergency Preparedness Resources

Emergency Preparedness Resources and Information:

Red Cross website. Information from the Red Cross on how to prepare for emergencies:

Free Red Cross Mobile Apps. The link below provides access to a number of useful apps including a First Aid app that gives instant access to information on handling the most common first aid emergencies and an all-inclusive Emergency app that lets you monitor more than 35 different severe weather and emergency alerts. A total of 12 different apps are available to download.

FEMA App. Be prepared and download the FEMA app for free. Learn what to do before, during, and after emergencies with safety tips & receive weather alerts from the National Weather Service for up to five different locations anywhere in the United States.

KnowWhat2Do website. Great website that provides information, articles and videos promoting emergency preparedness for North Central Texas.

NWS Mobile. Take the weather with you on your mobile phone! Wherever you are, you can get the local weather forecast from the National Weather Service with one click on your home screen.

Baron Critical Weather Intelligence. The Critical Weather app alerts you to impending weather danger at locations like home, work or your kids' school, so you can protect your family by knowing what's coming—up to 15 minutes before the storm arrives. It's also a great year-round weather app, compete with current conditions, forecasts and an easy-to-use weather map with radar, satellite imagery and more.