WeatherStorm Safe


Storm Safe visits Madison and Chinook Trail Elementary

Posted at 3:14 PM, Dec 07, 2022
and last updated 2022-12-07 20:13:30-05

On Wednesday, Meteorologist Alex O'Brien visited students in Colorado Springs to teach them how to identify and prepare for severe weather in Colorado.

First, she met with the 2nd graders at Madison Elementary.

Then, she spoke to the 3rd graders at Chinook Trail Elementary.

All of the students today were great listeners and enthusiastic learners!

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Want to get the young scientists and artists in your family involved? Download the First Alert 5 Storm Safe activity book (20MB PDF).

They'll find useful and fun information on winter storms, thunderstorms, lightning, hail, strong winds, tornadoes, flooding, how to be a safety kid, cool ideas for safe at-home experiments, and more!

Your young scientist can also send in a portion of the activity book to be featured in a First Alert 5 forecast.


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