Please keep an eye on the weather beginning late this afternoon and throughout the night as severe weather is expected in all counties served by the East GA Red Cross. We are expecting heavy rain, strong winds and possible tornadoes.
Preparations for storms of this caliber are extremely useful such as putting together an emergence preparedness kit, and discussing and communicating an emergency plan to all members of your family. You can review these steps for preparing for severe storm warnings, as well as many other handy tips at http://www.redcross.org/prepare/disaster/thunderstorm.
Keep up to date on the progress of this storm by listening to weather radio and program it to your specific county. Please also be aware that if the severity of this storm intensifies The American Red Cross has released a new tornado app that supplies tornado safety information with or without phone/internet access.