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Spring means weather safety awareness

Spring severe weather awareness (Source AP Images) Spring severe weather awareness (Source AP Images)

MYRTLE BEACH, SC (WMBF) - Spring is nearing and so is severe weather. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration is advising residents to know your risk and take action by assembling a 72 hour emergency kit with food and water. 

Severe weather rampages across the United States throughout March, April and May.  There’s one hazard that can strike the coasts at any time: tsunamis.

Spring hazards include:

  • Severe Weather/Tornadoes
  • Floods
  • Lightning
  • Tsunamis
  • Rip Currents/Beach Hazards
  • Heat 

To learn more about weather safety, visit the link here.

Video compliments of U.S. National Weather Service.

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