Lightning Safety Week

  • No place outside is safe during a storm, head indoors
  • Stay inside for at least 30 minutes after you last hear thunder
  • Stay off computers and any electrical device with a cord that will put you in direct contact with electricity.
  • Avoid plumbing, sinks, baths and faucets
  • Stay away from windows, doors and stay off of porches
  • Stay off of elevated ground like hills and mountains
  • Never lie flat on the ground
  • Never seek shelter under an isolated tree
  • Stay away from any body of water such as lakes or ponds