General Assistance Resources
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Flash Flooding Safety
Most years, flash flooding kills more people than any other type of severe weather. Learn how to stay safe. Watch video...
Missourians Take Part in Earthquake Drill
On Oct. 16, more than 460,000 Missourians participated in the Great Central U.S. ShakeOut earthquake drill. Read more...
Missourians, particularly those in and near the New Madrid Seismic Zone, should prepare and know what to do in the event of an earthquake. Read more...
Be Ready For Tornadoes and Flash Flooding
Missouri StormAware videos show you how to prepare for and respond to tornadoes and severe weather, and sign up for weather alerts. View the website...
- Nov. 19 is Missouri Winter Weather Awareness Day.
Click here to find useful information about winter weather hazards and how to be prepared.
- February is Earthquake Awareness Month
Missouri's New Madrid Seismic Zone is the most active earthquake zone east of the Rocky Mountains. Learn how to prepare for earthquakes here.
Contact Your Local Emergency Management Agency
Your county or municipal emergency management director is the best source of information on local conditions and programs, along with assistance that may be available due to a recent federal disaster declaration.