Flash Flooding: Don't Become a Victim

 

 

…FLASH FLOOD SAFETY…

Photo by Steve Davis, Galesburg Register-Mail

  •  A flash flood is a rapid rise in creeks and streams, OR serious urban flooding, caused by heavy rain from thunderstorms

     

  • Most flood related deaths occur in vehicles
  • Don’t ever let children play near storm drains, 
    creeks or flooded areas
     

     

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

  

 

 

 

 

 


 March 16th through March 20th, 2015 is National Flood Safety Awareness Week. For more information visit:  

               www.floodsafety.noaa.gov

 

 

 

 



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