South Bend, Washington – The Pacific County Emergency Management Agency is coordinating with the Washington Emergency Management Division to host a pair of NOAA Weather Radio Giveaways on Wednesday June 17, 2015 from 11:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at The South Pacific County Administration Facility, 7013 Sandridge Road in Long Beach and also at 2:00 p.m. at Hunters Inn in Naselle, 1060 SR 4, in Naselle.  The program is designed to educate the public on the warnings and alerts that may be issued from the National Weather Service.

Program participants will learn important information about tsunamis and how to make a home preparedness kit during a presentation by the Washington State Emergency Management Division. Participants may be eligible to receive a NOAA weather radio at no cost. All Pacific County residents are welcome to attend this training; however, radios are limited to the first 50 residents. Programming assistance will be provided.


Please contact PCEMA Deputy Director Scott McDougall at (360) 642 or 484-9338 or at [email protected] for more information.