National Severe Weather Preparedness Week - March 3-9, 2013

During National Severe Weather Preparedness Week, we emphasize the need for individuals, families, and businesses, to prepare emergency plans, and to know what to do before severe weather strikes. More information on tornadoes and severe thunderstorms is available at and

Be a Force

The Lafayette Fire Department, FEMA and NOAA are just one part of the emergency management team that works to prepare and respond to disaster.

A key member of the team is YOU!

That is why we are encouraging everyone to do their part and prepare now, so that you know what to do when severe weather strike.

Know your risks

Develop an Emergency Plan

Build a Kit

Get the Alert

Get Involved
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