January 31, 2021 - February 6, 2021
Florida’s Severe Weather Awareness Week is a statewide preparedness initiative for Floridians to learn about the various weather hazards that frequently impact the state and how families and businesses can prepare for these natural events. Each day focuses on a specific weather event: Monday - Lightning; Tuesday - Marine Hazards and Rip Currents; Wednesday - Thunderstorms and Tornadoes; Thursday - Hurricanes and Flooding; Friday - Temperature Extremes and Wildfires Find resources on understanding and preparing for these weather events by clicking the link to the right. Check back daily for more on each weather event!
February 1, 2021 - February 6, 2021
Lightning is one of nature’s deadliest and most unpredictable weather phenomena. Meteorologists can forecast the general conditions that cause lightning but no one can forecast the exact location or time of the next strike of lightning. Click the link to the right to launch video.
Learn more at http://monroecountyem.com/906/
February 2, 2021 - February 6, 2021
Although tropical cyclones, severe thunderstorms, and tornadoes are often the
first that come to mind when thinking of “most dangerous weather phenomenon
in Florida,” there is another weather-related hazard that ranks as the deadliest—
rip currents. Florida’s beaches attract millions of residents and tourists each
year. However, while there may be beautiful weather in the sky, there are unseen
dangers in the waters. Click the link to the right to launch video.
February 2, 2021, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM @ Via Zoom
We have the answers! Join us every Tuesday and discuss all things plants. Master Gardener volunteers will be available to help residents with any questions covering all aspects of growing plants in the Keys. Advanced registration is required, copy the link below or call (305)292-4501
After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.