Other Hazards

transformer on a electric poles and a tree laying across power lines over a road after Hurricane

Know the Risks

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.

The Pacific Northwest’s temperate weather, terrain, and fault lines — combined with the impacts of a changing climate  — put the North Shore at risk of a number of natural hazards.