Hurricanes often product heavy rains, which can mean flooding In light of the impending heavy rains in the forecast, here are some some safety tips put together by the county's Department of Emergency Services:
Learn the safest route from your home or business to high, safe ground should you have to leave in a hurry. During major rain storms, many of Westchester's parkways and roadways can become flooded. Be sure to observe flood safety rules; they could save your life.
Develop an emergency plan and identify a meeting place if family members become separated. Know what to do and when to do it.