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Yelm’s and SoCal’s earthquakes last week are wake-up calls to be prepared

Credit: KPTV-12, Portland

“Californians urged to prepare for ‘Big One’ after weekend quakes”

A wake-up call for the Pacific Northwest to be prepared, too! Yelm recorded a 2.9 quake last Friday.

CBS-TV 8, San Diego has an excellent report on what steps to take to prepare for an earthquake, which are very pertinent here. Via KING-5 TV NBC News, Seattle.

Click here for the video.

“In case of a quake, the Red Cross says here’s what you should have on hand”

“The quakes in Southern California are a reminder that we also live in earthquake country here in the Pacific Northwest, and you never know when one could hit.

“An earthquake is a no-warning emergency. Amelia Holmes with the Red Cross Cascades Region said that means you need to have an emergency kit ready to go without warning,” by Audrey Weil, KPTV-12 TV FOX News, Portland.

Read more

Click here for the Cascades Region Red Cross Preparedness Guide.

Posted by Steve on July 8, 2019 at 5:29 am | Permalink

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