Presentation on theme: "Table Top Exercise Spring Severe Weather Seminar 2011."— Presentation transcript:
Table Top Exercise Spring Severe Weather Seminar 2011
Objectives To help us all learn about other’s roles in emergency situations To learn how information is passed along between roles
Groups Carlisle County Ballard McCracken Marshall Southern Illinois Livingston Marshall
Roles Media Ems (1, 2, 3) School Administrators Businesses Emergency Response –911 –Police –Spotters –Rescue
How this will happen 5 Minute increments of radar and reports Write down on your response sheet what you might do during that time frame We will broadly discuss issues when done – each group will have a representative
Background Region quickly updated from Slight to High Risk Multiple supercells with long track tornadoes possible No time for conference call Tornado watch issued Storms forecast to move ~60 mph
Reports Damage is also being reported in Blandville. Large portions of the town have been damaged or destroyed. No power in the area. No word of injuries or fatalities, but looking at the damage, highly likely. Ballard EM is asking for help.
Reports Tornado being reported by spotters south of Blandville Road along The Ballard/Graves County line. Moving east- fast. Appears to be a large tornado. Tornado Emergency being Declared for McCracken County.