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McDowell County Emergency Management

Address/Location
41 S Garden St
Marion, NC 28752

Contact:
Emergency: 9-1-1
http://www.mcdowellem.com

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  1. Advisory

    Entered: 3 months, 3 weeks ago

    3/11/2022: Latest press release from Foothills Health District More »

  2. Advisory

    Entered: 3 months, 4 weeks ago

    3/7/2022: Latest press release from Foothills Health District More »

  3. Advisory

    Entered: 3 months, 4 weeks ago

    Wind Advisory in effect from 10am to 7pm today. Winds 20-30 mph with gusts of 40-50 possible. More »

  4. Advisory

    Entered: 3 months, 3 weeks ago

    The statewide tornado drill is now complete. More safety tips at www.ready.gov/plan More »

  5. Advisory

    Entered: 3 months, 3 weeks ago

    *DRILL MESSAGE: The National Weather Service has issued a tornado warning for McDowell County. TEST ONLY More »

  6. Advisory

    Entered: 3 months, 3 weeks ago

    DRILL ONLY: A statewide tornado watch for NC has been issued in observance of Severe Weather Preparedness Week. More »

  7. Advisory

    Entered: 4 months ago

    McDowell County is experiencing heavy drift smoke from prescribed burns being held in Burke & Rutherford County, More »

  8. Advisory

    Entered: 4 months ago

    3/4/2022: Latest press release from Foothills Health District More »

  9. Advisory

    Entered: 4 months ago

    The NWS-GSP has issued a Special Weather Statement for Increased fire danger in effect until 7 PM for McDowell County. More »

  10. Advisory

    Entered: 4 months ago

    2/28/2022: Latest press release from Foothills Health District More »

  11. Advisory

    Entered: 4 months, 1 week ago

    2/25/2022: Latest press release from Foothills Health District More »

  12. Advisory

    Entered: 4 months, 1 week ago

    One lane of I-40 EB in McDowell County has now reopened please use caution when driving through this area. More »

  13. Advisory

    Entered: 4 months, 1 week ago

    2/21/2022: Latest press release from Foothills Health District More »

  14. Advisory

    Entered: 4 months, 1 week ago

    I-40 EB near the 79-mile marker in McDowell County is shut down due to an active Tractor and Trailer fire. More »

  15. Advisory

    Entered: 4 months, 2 weeks ago

    2/18/2022: Latest press release from Foothills Health District More »

  16. Advisory

    Entered: 4 months, 2 weeks ago

    2/17/2022: Latest press release from Foothills Health District More »

  17. Advisory

    Entered: 4 months, 2 weeks ago

    2/16/2022: Latest press release from Foothills Health District More »

  18. Advisory

    Entered: 4 months, 2 weeks ago

    2/15/2022: Latest press release from Foothills Health District More »

  19. Advisory

    Entered: 4 months, 2 weeks ago

    2/14/2022: Latest press release from Foothills Health District More »

  20. Advisory

    Entered: 4 months, 3 weeks ago

    2/11/2022: Latest press release from Foothills Health District More »

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