Whatever part of the country your organization is in, severe weather can impact your operations. Consider these statistics on severe weather from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA):
- About 1,200 tornadoes hit the U.S. each year.
- 100,000 thunderstorms occur each year in the U.S. and 10% reach severe levels.
- Damaging winds are classified as those exceeding 50-60 mph.
- In the U.S., floods kill more people each year than tornadoes, hurricanes or lightning.
Because severe weather can happen anywhere throughout the year, it is important to take the time to create a plan for any extreme weather that might come your way. Here are seven steps you can take to help implement a severe weather plan for Moose Lodges.
Building a Severe Weather Plan for Moose Lodges
Preparing for severe weather takes […]