Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
 
Old 07-11-2016, 09:31 PM   #1
Rivet Master
 
SteveSueMac's Avatar

 
2012 27' Flying Cloud
W , New England
Join Date: Oct 2012
Posts: 5,315
Duluth emergency 7/11/16

Just saw this emergency notice on FB:

https://www.facebook.com/NWSDuluth/p...62388250467443

Stay safe!
__________________

__________________
SteveSueMac is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-12-2016, 08:24 AM   #2
Rivet Master
 
2014 20' Flying Cloud
Long Island , New York
Join Date: Jun 2015
Posts: 5,882
Bump so this stays to the right of each page.

Hope everyone is OK. Thanks for posting.
__________________

__________________
OTRA15 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-12-2016, 10:22 AM   #3
Figment of My Imagination
 
Protagonist's Avatar
 
2012 Interstate Coach
From All Over , More Than Anywhere Else
Join Date: Dec 2011
Posts: 9,977
No need to bump the thread, and in fact bumping is a violation of the AirForums Community Rules. But I won't tell the mods if you don't.

The reason there's no need is that folks in the area should already be using a National Weather Service or American Red Cross app, NOAA weather radio, local broadcast media, or similar emergency notification system to get updates on local conditions. Folks affected by disaster conditions are hardly likely to turn to AirForums for breaking news on the disaster.

Personally I'm partial to the American Red Cross (ARC) suite of apps on my phone— hurricane, tornado, flood, earthquake, wildfire— and always allow them to track my current position to push notices to me for my local area. Came in real handy at the WBCCI International Rally in Lewisburg when they had a tornado warning as well as later repeated flash-flooding incidents every couple of days. ARC beat out the local civil defense notices about half the time, too; the status updates are instant!

Kudos to the National Weather Service for getting on Facebook, though.
__________________
WBCCI #1105
TAC LA-4

My Google-Fu is strong today.
Protagonist is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-12-2016, 10:49 AM   #4
Rivet Master
 
AWCHIEF's Avatar
 
2006 23' Safari SE
Biloxi , Mississippi
Join Date: Nov 2011
Posts: 8,051
Images: 33
Woulda, shoulda, coulda. Not everyone is so prepared.
__________________
MICHAEL

Do you know what a learning experience is? A learning experience is one of those things that says "You know that thing that you just did? Don't do that."
AWCHIEF is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Clipper, Emergency Exit, Land Yacht, Emergency Ladder masseyfarm Flat-Front (Cutter, Clipper, XC, XL & Skydeck) Motorhomes 9 03-05-2015 10:34 PM
Region 7 Tall Ships Rally in Duluth, MN AirstreamFan Friends of Dorothy 2 06-12-2013 01:45 PM
Duluth to Vancouver via Trans Canada highway Eckhart On The Road... 11 07-07-2012 02:56 PM
Campground recommendations in Duluth, Mn. area nohillgrish On The Road... 24 05-27-2010 09:25 PM
July trip on Highway 2 - Idaho to Duluth Eckhart On The Road... 12 04-11-2010 10:34 AM


Virginia Campgrounds

Reviews provided by




Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -6. The time now is 11:02 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.

Airstream is a registered trademark of Airstream Inc. All rights reserved. Airstream trademark used under license to Social Knowledge LLC.