Severe Weather Preparedness Week
runs Feb. 3 through 7
***UPDATE: Due to forecasted inclement weather, this morning's statewide tornado drill has been cancelled. Stay tuned for a possible rescheduling of the drill.***
The Forsyth County
Emergency Management Agency (EMA), in partnership with the Georgia Emergency
Management and Homeland Security Agency, is encouraging all residents to
participate in Severe Weather Preparedness Week, Feb. 3-7, to prepare for the
possibility of a disaster.
“Spring brings threats of
high winds, hail, lightning and severe weather,” said EMA Director Chris Grimes.
“Having a plan in place before any emergency, such as a tornado or severe
weather, is key and we hope that residents will ...