Prepare Now! Don’t Let Severe Weather Take You by Surprise

CONCORD, N.H. – Earlier this week, a tornado touched down in Charlestown, New Hampshire, reinforcing the importance of being prepared for all types of severe weather.

The National Weather Service issued a preliminary report confirming an EF-0 tornado, which occurred during a Severe Thunderstorm Warning on Monday.

The National Weather Service defines an EF-0 tornado as wind gusts between 65 and 85 MPH.

The line of storms also downed trees causing damage to homes and roads and creating power outages in several communities.

In a disaster there is no time to get ready, but you can plan ahead of time by making an emergency kit.

Click here for a list of basic items you and your family may need if an emergency happens.


Korie has worked in the broadcast industry for more than 20 years. She has a news producing background dating back to 1996, with positions at WCSH-6 in Portland, Maine, WMUR-TV in Manchester and the Executive Producer for NH1. She returns to Binnie Media as the News Director for News Talk Radio. Korie and Jack have similar backgrounds in the industry, and currently Co-Host Good Morning NH with Jack Heath. Korie lives in Salem and loves spending time at the beach, the gym, watching the NFL and dining out with family and friends.