Flood safety tips ahead of Memorial Day weekend

VICTORIA, Texas – In preparation for the rain coming Memorial Day weekend, here are some flood safety tips:

  • Watch Newscenter 25  to anticipate when potential flooding could occur.
  • Create a communications plan with your friends and family
  • Turn around don’t drown
    • Never drive on flooded road ways
    • It only takes 1-2 feet of rushing water to move any personal vehicle
  • Practice electrical safety
  • Know your potential risks
  • Prepare just in case of an evacuation

For more information about how you can prepare your loved ones for potential floods go to the National Weather Service website