Wicomico County Issues Tropical Storm Information Bulletin

The following information was released by the Wicomico County Department of Emergency Services Director David Shipley on Monday at 1:50 p.m

“The Department of Emergency Services encourages residents and businesses to secure loose objects that are outside. Be prepared for power outages due to downed power lines. Localized flooding is expected especially at times of high tide on Tuesday (August 4th) and early morning on Wednesday (August 5th). During the storm event, exercise caution when outside or driving. Flying debris will occur. Keep travel speeds down and use caution with high profile vehicles as wind gusts are unpredictable. Do not drive or walk into high or moving water. TURN AROUND—DON’T DROWN.”