Major Disasters in South Carolina

Major Disasters in South Carolina

Knowing the types of emergencies your community may face is essential to being prepared for them.  Please use the links below to learn more about the disasters that South Carolina is prone to and what you can do to guard against them.

Hurricanes    Earthquakes
Tornadoes Hazardous Materials
Floods  Terrorism
Fires Drought 
Thunderstorms Nuclear Power Plants
Wildfires Severe Winter Weather
Dam Failure Extreme Heat


Emergency Planning for Your Family

Disaster Preparedness for Business & Industry

South Carolina Emergency Operations Plans

SCEMD Mitigation Program


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S.C. Hurricane Guide - Click To Download  S.C. Earthquake Guide - Click to Download

S.C. Winter Weather Guide