Stay Safe This Summer, Cumberland County!
Summer means vacation, outdoor activities, and fun in the sun! But don’t let the sunny days and warm nights fool you, Cumberland County!
Summer also holds significant weather and water hazards. Heat waves can be lengthy and deadly. Lightning deaths are at their peak during the summer. Beach hazards such as rip currents can catch the unprepared. And, it’s the start of hurricane season.
This summer, the National Weather Service (NWS) wants you to be prepared for the following weather and water hazards:
Rip Currents/Beach Hazards
But you’re not powerless in the face of these hazards. With just a few simple steps, you can become weather-ready. Stay safe this summer: Know Your Risk, Take Action and Be a Force of Nature!
Follow this link for more information from the National Weather Service, and have a great summer, Cumberland County!