The National Weather Service has issued a weather warning for California that demands our attention. Lifesource International Charter School values the safety of our scholars, family and staff. Here’s what you need to know:
🌧 Weather Outlook: A potent weather system is making its way toward the Golden State, bringing with it a mix of heavy rainfall, gusty winds, and potential flash floods. This system is expected to affect various regions across California, so it’s crucial to stay updated on the latest developments.
💨 Gusty Winds: Strong winds are expected, which could lead to power outages and hazardous driving conditions. Make sure to secure any loose items outside your home and exercise caution when traveling.
💧 Heavy Rainfall: Heavy downpours can result in localized flooding, so it’s wise to check your surroundings and ensure proper drainage. Be cautious while driving through flooded areas and remember the saying, “Turn around, don’t drown!”
🏫 School Closures: The safety of our children is paramount. Keep a close eye on updates from your local school district, as this weather system may lead to school closures. Lifesource, will keep you informed about any school closures and other vital updates related to this weather event. Lifesource will send out additional information through classdojo and school messenger
📢 Stay Informed: To stay ahead of the weather, rely on reputable sources like the National Weather Service, local news channels, and, of course, Lifesource. Bookmark their website, enable notifications or tune in to their broadcasts for real-time updates.
🧰 Emergency Preparedness: It’s always a good idea to have an emergency kit ready. Ensure you have essential supplies like water, non-perishable food, flashlights, batteries, and a first-aid kit readily available.
🚗 Travel Safely: If you must travel during adverse weather conditions, check road conditions and closures. It’s a good time to remind everyone to drive cautiously, maintain a safe following distance, and use headlights in rain or low visibility.
🤝 Community Support: Lastly, remember to check on your neighbors, especially the elderly or those with special needs. A helping hand can make all the difference in challenging times.
Let’s come together as a community and stay safe during this weather warning. We will send out additional information through classdojo and school messenger. Stay tuned to Lifesource for the latest updates on school closures and other important information. Together, we’ll weather this storm with resilience and solidarity! 🌟 #CaliforniaWeatherAlert #StaySafeCA Storm Watch: Lancaster / Palmdale