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Tag: severe weather

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Infographic: 10 tips to keep you safe from lightning

June 19-25 is National Lightning Safety Awareness Week. Follow these tips so your summer fun remains safe.

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Video: How to calm pets during stormy weather

Storms can be really scary for our four-legged friends. Help your pets cope with these tips from the Nebraska Humane Society.

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Are you prepared for severe weather?

March 21-25 is Severe Weather Awareness Week in Nebraska. These tips can help you stay safe when severe weather strikes.

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Video: Getting galloping lines under control

OPPD installs air flow spoilers in some spots that can be prone to galloping lines during winter storms.

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President approves disaster declaration for July storms

OPPD is eligible for federal reimbursement for damage from the hurricane-force winds that caused the utility's largest outage.

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Be ‘weather-ready’ during Severe Weather Awareness Week.

Statewide tornado drill resume this year, the National Weather Service wants everyone to know how to keep themselves safe during severe weather.

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