To Safely Ride a Heat Wave, visit the following sites:
National Weather Service: Heat: A Major Killer
American Red Cross: Heat Wave Safety
Centers for Disease Control: Keep Your Cool in Hot Weather
Summer Weather Statistics - North Dakota
This National Weather Service link provides statitstical information regarding severe summer weather in North Dakota.
Severe Summer Weather Definitions
Learn important severe summer weather terms such as watch, warning, funnel cloud, flood watch, and more.
Severe Summer Weather Preparedness Information
Link to North Dakota Department of Emergency Services web site to learn about severe summer weather hazards and emergency preparedness information to help you prepare, respond, and recover. Topics include hail, thunderstorms, lightning, flash flood, and extreme heat.
Summer Weather - National Weather Service
Tornado statistics and photos from North Dakota. Also find out about lightning, hail, and damaging downburst winds.
Summer Fire Safety - ND Department of Emergency Services
Summer is a time for campfires, barbeques, and fireworks. It can also be a time of extreme fire danger. The information provided here will ensure that you and your family are able to safely enjoy the season.
Training. National Weather Service personnel provide Skywarn Training annually. The training is open to the public. Skywarn Schedule.