The City of Houston Office of Emergency Management joined other regional emergency response agencies for the annual Extreme Weather Ready Expo on Saturday, June 2nd at the George R. Brown Convention Center. This free and family-friendly event included exhibitors, presenters, local meteorologists, emergency managers, CPR training, a kids zone, and prize giveaways. This year’s event was attended by 4,000 people.
For more information, visit weatherreadyexpo.com
Hurricane Harvey: The Storm that Wouldn’t Leave – Katie Landry-Guyton, National Weather Service
Harvey: The Forecast, Flash Flood Threat, and Messaging Challenges – Lance Wood, National Weather Service
Hurricane Harvey – Jeff Lindner, Harris County Flood Control District