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7 slides
How To Drive Through Winter Weather
The best way to avoid a crash on wintery roads?  Always stay in control.  When you're driving on a slippery surface, there's limited traction or grip available for you as a driver to use.

11 slides
Winter Weather Hazards
Wear shoes with slip-resistant soles or traction devices when walking or working on surfaces that are wet, greasy, icy, or other-wise slick.

25 slides
Adverse Weather
Although heat-related illnesses are treatable and preventable, on average 240 people die of heat-related illnesses in the United States each year.

23 slides
All About Lightning
Discusses precautions you can take and what to avoid when lightning occurs.

11 slides
Flash Floods
Many people underestimate how fast a "Flash Flood" can actually occur.  Sometimes, a flash flood can happen in areas where it is not even raining.  Water can flow into other "dry" areas or "back-up" due to congested drain systems.

21 slides
Haz-Mat Weather Considerations
The student will identify how various meteorological factors may influence a hazardous materials incident.

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Hurricane Ike Photos
Galveston and Houston, Texas suffer extensive damage from Hurricane Ike in 2008.

12 slides
Hurricane Season is Here
Tropical cyclone is the general term that describes a low pressure system that originates over the tropical oceans.

20 slides
It's Electric, Take Cover!
Breath-taking photos of all varieties of lightning.

25 slides
Personal Safety During Lightning
85% of the lightning strike victims are children and young men (10 to 35 years old) engaged in work & recreation (US data).

45 slides
Personal Safety During Lightning (modified)
Lightning follows Benjamin Franklin’s maxim of Path of Least Resistance through the air and along or through the ground.

16 slides
Severe Weather Training
Many recent deaths associated with flash flooding occurred because people attempted to drive their vehicles across a flooded low-water crossing and were swept away by the floodwaters.

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Stop Complaining
Photo illustrating ridiculously nasty snow and ice conditions many of us will hopefully never see.

95 slides
Be Prepared for Winter Driving
You must understand how cold weather effects your vehicle before, during, and after operation.

PPS
Extreme Winter Weather
Photo-filled presentation of extreme winter weather scenes.

16 slides
Weather and Climate
Even though it is impossible to directly link global climate change to a particular event, many of these extreme events are consistent with expected changes from a warming climate.  Evidence is beginning to show a pattern consistent with scientists’ predictions of consequences resulting from climate change.

27 slides
Climate Change Scepticism: The Great Debate
Climate Change = The change in average conditions of a particular place over a long period of time.  (We usually link ‘climate change’ to rising temperatures but this is NOT the full story).  It’s better to think of climate change causing more extreme and unpredictable events around the world.

18 slides
Tornado Quiz
Contains 14 questions and answers about tornados and other severe weather phenomenon.  Quite informative.

22 slides
Severe Summer Weather
Discusses all forms of severe weather and provides tips to keep you and your family safe.


13 slides
Summer Heat: How Hot Was It?
A mostly humorous look at what most of us have to put up with during hot summer months.

2 slides
Safety Highlights for January and February
Winter-time accident statistics.

2 slides
Using Past Experience to Improve the Future
Winter accident statistics from 2004.

11 slides
Winter Weather Hazards
Tips on how to protect yourself in winter weather conditions.

18 slides
Winter Awareness
Photos used to illustrate winter-time safety hazards.

22 slides
Winter Season Safety Suggestions
Cold weather, winds, bitter rains, and heavy snows cause many concerns for all citizens BUT for people with special needs, i.e. people with paralysis, diabetic conditions, and neuropathy, concerns can be magnified.

17 slides
Winter Weather Safety
Tips on how to protect yourself in winter weather conditions.

12 slides
Severe Texas Weather
An ONCOR presentation about severe weather conditions that affect their personnel.

28 slides
Storm Safety
Fact and photos related to adverse weather conditions.

18 slides
The Windchill Factor . . .
The wind chill factor is a combination of air temperature and wind speed that affects the freezing rate of exposed skin.

9 slides
Thunderstorm Safety
Thunderstorms affect relatively small areas.  Typically they are 15 miles in diameter and last an average of 30 minutes.

21 slides
Tornado Safety
Tornadoes may appear nearly transparent until dust and debris are picked up.

9 slides
Tornadoes
A tornado is defined as a violently rotating column of air extending from a thunderstorm to the ground.

11 slides
Water and Vehicles Do Not Always Mix
Many people underestimate how fast a "Flash Flood" can actually occur.  Sometimes, a flash flood can happen in areas where it is not even raining.  Water can flow into other "dry" areas or "back-up" due to congested drain systems.

21 slides
Weather Considerations
The student will identify how various meteorological factors may influence a hazardous materials incident.

10 slides
Winter Safety
Filled with "Dos and Donts" and tips to keep you safe in the winter.
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