Join us for Community Meetings:
Join community members in discussing hazard and how to mitigate them in LaMoure County. For more information:
Severe Summer Weather Awareness Week
North Dakota Severe Summer Weather Awareness Week is set for April 29 through May 3, 2019. Awareness weeks in North Dakota are joint efforts of many agencies, including but not limited to, FEMA (Federal Emergency Management Agency), NDDES (North Dakota Department of Emergency Services), the North Dakota Broadcasters Association, your local emergency manager, and NWS (National Weather Service).
Statistics over the past 30 years for the United States show that on average each year there are 92 flood/ flash flood fatalities, 56 tornado fatalities, and 55 lightning fatalities. Don't be a Statistic and learn about thunderstorm formation, thunderstorm hazards and understand definitions (flash flood-tornado-funnel cloud-downburst winds-microburst-etc).
Public Alerts can be sent to inform or request the public for assistance. Public Alerts can be sent on land line telephones, cellular and smart phones, North Dakota Lottery messaging boards and Interstate Highway messaging boards.
LaMoure County can send a public alert through its CodeRED system. Please consider signing up your cellular or smart phone to receive a call or text message. LaMoure County can also request a Statewide alert if the criteria is met for an Amber, Silver or Blue Alert. For more information:
Please consider signing up for the CodeRED system !
LaMoure County Local Emergency Planning Meeting
The next meeting would be Thursday, May 2nd in Edgeley.
The Committee meets quarterly, the last Thursday unless otherwise denoted.
The first Wednesday of each month the outdoor warning sirens are tested at appoximately 11:00AM.