WeatherStorm Safe


Storm Safe visits Venetucci Elementary

Posted at 11:50 AM, May 03, 2023

Today Meteorologist Alex O'Brien visited Venetucci Elementary to teach the 2nd graders about severe weather.

They learned about winter storms, thunderstorms, tornadoes, flash floods, and wildfires.

The students are now prepared to identify and be safe from severe weather.


For more information on how to have First Alert 5 Weather visit with your classroom, email

Want to get your 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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Curious about the First Alert 5 Weather Storm Impact Scale? Check out our cheatsheet explainer.

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