If You are Indoors Turn on a battery-operated radio or television to get the
latest emergency information. Get your preassembled emergency supplies.
If told by the authorities to leave, do so immediately.
If You are Outdoors Climb to high ground and stay there. Avoid walking through
any floodwaters. If it is moving swiftly, even water six inches deep can
sweep you off your feet.
If You are in a Car If you come to a flooded area, turn around and use an
alternate route. If your car stalls, abandon it immediately and climb to
higher ground. Many deaths have resulted from attempts to move stalled
For more information, contact the Fire Department at 830-249-3644.