Did you know lightning continues to be one of the top three storm-related killers in the United States? And did you know all thunderstorms produce lightning? See an informative video from NOAA by clicking HERE.
- If you hear thunder roar, go indoors!
- Don't touch anything metal outside
- Stay away from open fields, hills, or beaches
- Don't lie on concrete floors or lean against concrete walls - they conduct electricity
- Stay away from loose or dangling power lines
- Stay away from areas damaged by the storm or flood waters
Stamford's Office of Public Safety encourages residents to get more information from FEMA by clicking HERE.