Category: Weather

How to defrost your icy windshield in under a minute

You probably already have all the necessary ingredients. byPat Cortland• 12/3/2019   Think of all the time you’ve spent scraping ice off your windshield, or shivering in the front seat waiting for the car’s defroster to really kick in. Good news: there’s a better — and faster, and easier — way! With much of the country battling winter weather this week, it’s a good time...

City Urges Residents to Prepare for Potential Flash Flooding

With another round of potentially severe thunderstorms approaching the Indianapolis area, the City is urging residents to brush up on their storm safety tips as public safety and public service agencies prepare to address resident needs. IMPD’s Homeland Security Bureau has been briefed by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) and has activated the Emergency Operations Center to Level 4 ahead of the potential...

Prepare for Extreme Weather – Don’t Wait Until It’s Too Late

First of all, our hearts and prayers go out to all those families and businesses that were damaged over the last couple of days due to weather. After the storm hits is not the time to discover you don't have the proper coverage. Renters, are you aware that if your apartment/home/mobile home or condo is destroyed by weather that your landlord is not responsible for...

April is Tornado Awareness Month

April is Tornado Awareness Month. Do you know where to seek shelter during a tornado? Learn what to do before, during & after one hits. Image by Jonny Lindner from Pixabay Tornadoes Tornadoes can destroy your home, your business, buildings, flip cars, and create deadly flying debris. Tornadoes are violently rotating columns of air that extend from a thunderstorm to the ground. Tornadoes can: Happen...

Spring Weather Safety

Spring has sprung! As wild spring weather approaches, be sure you know your risks and get prepared. Learn more from the National Weather Service: National Weather Service Tornadoes and Road Safety...