Extreme Weather

Some areas on the North Shore could experience flooding due to heavy rains, melting snow packs, and storm surges. People often underestimate the power of moving water. Floods can damage property, erode soil, and be contaminated with sewage, pesticides, oil, or chemical waste.


Are You Ready?

A natural disaster can strike at any time, without warning. Learn how to make an emergency kit and plan, and protect yourself, your family, and your property.

Get Alertable

NSEM is using Alertable to send out alerts for emergencies such as severe weather and natural disasters.

Because we’re situated between the Coast Mountains and the Pacific Ocean, the North Shore gets a lot of severe weather, including heavy rain and strong winds.