Individuals must be aware of the alert system present within there county. It is important that everyone in the family knows exactly what to do and where to go when they hear and emergency warning. A NOAA Emergency Alert Radio also known as a weather radio is a great resource to have. No matter day or night this radio can turn itself on in order to warn an individual of danger in the area. When watching news casts during a storm it is critical that individuals read everything on the screen since some alerts run across the bottom of the screen but are never spoken aloud.