**Situations anywhere in the state – not just local*Will likely be on the news*You may or may not be experiencing them yourself* Severe Weather/Winter Storm* Floods* Fire* Distant earthquake with Tsunami potential*Stay aware of the situation*Is there potential for activation with this event?*Will this wipe out or overload normal communications?
**Little or no advance warning*Severe Weather (tornado or severe thunderstorm)*Earthquake*Local Tsunami*HazMat*Transportation*Landslide*Is there potential for activation?*Will this wipe out or overload normalcommunications?
**Weather Radio*Software*Email Notifications*Website Tools*Phone and Pad Apps*Other tools
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**Severe Weather Alert*National Weather Service – a catalog of emailand SMS alert services -http://www.weather.gov/subscribe*Tsunami Alert*Pacific Tsunami Warning Center -http://ptwc.weather.gov/*Flash Alert - Flashalert - http://flashalert.net/
** West Coast & Alaska Tsunami Warning Page - http://wcatwc.arh.noaa.gov/* National Weather Service Severe Warning Page - http://forecast.weather.gov/hazards/pqr* Pacific Tsunami Warning Center - http://ptwc.weather.gov/* Oregon Tsunami Clearinghouse - http://www.oregongeology.org/tsuclearinghouse/default.htm* Pacific Disaster Center Global Hazards Atlas - http://atlas.pdc.org/atlas/* NWS Watches, Warnings and Advisories for Oregon - http://alerts.weather.gov/cap/or.php?x=1* The Emergency Mail and Wireless Network - http://www.emergencyemail.org/Default.asp* Wxspots - http://www.wxspots.com/severeweather.html
**There are HUNDREDS of apps of interest.*Many good apps are free. No need to payunless you find something you really like*Customizable – select our area, multiple areas*Push alerts – automatic notification
**Initiated by local or state authorities*Broadcast by local television, radio and cableproviders*Used very sparingly and judiciously
**Ability to send a 90 character text to all smartphones in a selected area*Being tested in Oregon this year, statewide andin several counties.
**72 hour kit ready* What would you need if you had to report to the ECC for 3days?* Clothing* Personal Supplies* Medications* Snacks*Fuel in your vehicle – you may not be able to get fuel* General Disaster Preparedness - Never let your tank getbelow half*Have your family prepared
**In a situation affecting our area, roads may beblocked.*Have at least three pre-mapped routesprepared.*Have an emergency kit in your car just in case
**Automatic call to your phone(s)*Make sure you have all phones on which you’d liketo receive the alert active in our system*Text message to your cell phone*Text may get through even when voice calls cannot*Email notification of voice mail and text message*Automatically monitor 145.33 when there’s any kindof potentially developing situation.
**Automatically monitor 145.33 when there’s anykind of potentially developing situation.*If there’s an alert, check in with W7OEM ASSOON AS POSSIBLE with your availability, evenif you’re not immediately available*Remember, not everyone will be needed initially.*We may have to staff for 24 hours*Continue to monitor 145.33 throughout theevent. Situations change.