July 17, 2014 Dallas Center completed a renewal of their StormReady status. Dallas Center completed a set of rigorous criteria necessary to earn the distinction of being StormReady®. Dallas Center initially became StormReady three years ago in 2008.
StormReady is a voluntary program that provides communities and universities with clear-cut advice from a partnership between local National Weather Service forecast offices and state and local emergency managers. To be recognized as StormReady, a community or college must:
The National Weather Service congratulates Dallas Center on maintaining their StormReady status.
|Pictured left to right: Barry Halling (Dallas County Emergency Management Coordintor), Dan Case (Dallas Center Fire Department) and Jeff Johnson (Warning Coordination Meteorologist - NWS Des Moines, IA).|