Frequently Asked Questions

General

Who should I call if I see a sheen or substance on or in the local waterways such as rivers, creeks, streams, and ditches?

What do the county “snow emergencies” mean and who determines the different levels?

I live in a mobile home. Where do I take shelter when there is threatening weather?

What kind of all-hazards weather radio should I purchase and where can I purchase it?

Who owns the Outdoor Warning Sirens in Wood County?

When are the Outdoor Warning Sirens tested?

What are the Outdoor Warning Sirens used for?

Why can’t I hear the “tornado” sirens inside my home or business.