hsema

Homeland Security and Emergency Management Agency
 

DC Agency Top Menu


-A +A
Bookmark and Share

HSEMA Urges Residents to Prepare for Severe Weather this Weekend

Friday, August 26, 2011
Early forecasts predict that the District will be impacted by Hurricane Irene which is expected to reach the District on Saturday evening.

(Washington, DC) – District residents are urged to begin preparing now for the strong possibility of severe weather this weekend. Early forecasts predict that the District will be impacted by Hurricane Irene which is expected to reach the District on Saturday evening. The tropical storm is expected to bring heavy rain and high wind. View information about hurricanes and protective actions you can take: 72hours Hurricane Fact Sheet Residents should stay tuned to their local television or radio stations for updates on the weather forecast and information from city officials about additional protective actions.