Infographic: Weather Alerts
What to Know: Watch and Warning
Watch: Conditions are right for severe weather to form.
- Be Ready!
- Listen to weather updates on radio or TV, and be prepared to act.
Warning: Severe weather is very close or already in your area.
- Take Action!
- Get to shelter even if you can’t see danger.
Page last reviewed: November 8, 2016
Content source: Center for Preparedness and Response