Emergency Management Agency (EMA)

Planning, Response, Recovery, Mitigation

The Paulding County Emergency Management Agency (EMA)

The Paulding County Emergency Management Agency was established to serve as a countywide agency to oversee the planning, response, recovery, mitigation, and coordination of all efforts utilized in major emergencies / disasters.

The Paulding County EMA also serves as the coordinating agency and public information arm of the Local Emergency Planning Committee which maintains, updates, and coordinates laws, records, and training exercises dealing with the storage, manufacture, and transportation of hazardous materials in our community.

The agency is also charged with the establishment and updating of the County’s Emergency Operations Plan (E.O.P.). This document is a formal outline of emergency response to all types of emergencies / disasters.

Training / Upcoming Events

New Training Facility
Dedication Ceremony – Saturday, October 20, 2018
2:00 -4:00 pm – open to the public
Refreshments and giveaways will be on hand.
Static displays and “Touch-A-Truck”, as well as Fire, EMS and law enforcement vehicles.

Weather


Special Statement

Issued:
5:29 PM CST on January 25, 2019
Expires:
12:30 AM EST on January 26, 2019
Snow Showers
Friday
Snow Showers
70%

 

Nixle Alerts


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It will be another warm and humid day with highs in the mid to upper 80s. Scattered showers and thunderstorms are possible this afternoon. On Tuesday, a broken line of thunderstorms should could drift across northern Indiana, southern Lower Michigan, and northwest Ohio. Stronger storms within this broken line could be capable of producing gusty winds and heavy rainfall. After a cold front passage on Wednesday, the second half of the week is shaping up to be very pleasant and void of rain chances.

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***NOTE: This post contains outdated information.*** Showers and thunderstorms across northeast Indiana, southern Lower Michigan, and northwest Ohio will diminish early this afternoon. Scattered showers and thunderstorms are expected to redevelop this afternoon. Isolated to scattered severe weather is possible this afternoon and early evening, mainly from 3pm to 9pm EDT. The main threats would be damaging wind gusts, large hail, and brief torrential rainfall.

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Chances for scattered thunderstorms will continue this afternoon into this evening, mainly across northeast Indiana and northwest Ohio. Isolated strong to severe storms are possible. There is a Severe Thunderstorm Watch in effect for the area in pink in the map until 10pm EDT. The main concerns with any severe storms are heavy rainfall, damaging winds, and large hail. Stay tuned to your NOAA Weather Radio and NWS web page, Facebook page, and Twitter page for continuing information throughout this event.

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