Preparedness and Education

Definition of NWS Chicago Warnings, Watches, and Advisories

Severe Weather Preparedness Page

National Weather Service Brochures

Weather Safety

For Kids

Owlie Skywarn Books
Owlie teaches about the hazards of severe weather which include tornadoes, lightning, hurricanes, flash floods and winter storms. The following books are in pdf format.

Other Weather Resources For Kids

Owlie Skywarn

Other Reference Materials


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