At noon on the first Wednesday of every month, Chatham County residents will hear a one minute emergency tone from the various sirens located throughout the county.
Come join CEMA and other Emergency Management Agencies for the 2019 Coastal Empire Hurricane Expo! Throughout the day, one hundred Hurricane Buckets will be given away and some lucky attendees will go home with generators.
After initial investigation, it has been determined at the National Weather Service server that pushes information to the siren controller was offline for maintenance.
There is an enhanced risk for Severe Storms on Friday morning (4/19/2019) through the afternoon. There is a possibility for isolated tornadoes, wind gusts up to 45 mph and hail.
The 2015 Chatham County Pre-Disaster Hazard Mitigation Plan is being updated to meet FEMA Disaster Mitigation Act and Georgia Emergency Management requirements.