11.3. Weather Safety Checklist

  • Does the base weather station make initial notification to predetermined support agencies in the event of or forecast of adverse weather conditions? AFI 91-203 para. 11.1.1

  • Has the installation developed local procedures to ensure personnel and agencies involved in high weather risk activities are notified and adverse weather precautions are taken in a timely manner? AFI 91-203 para. 11.1.2

  • When lightning is detected or observed, are actions taken to minimize personnel exposure to lightning hazards? AFI 91-203 para. 11.2.1

  • When lightning is detected or observed in the immediate vicinity, do personnel seek shelter in protected buildings or shelters? AFI 91-203 para. 11.2.1.1

  • Is a two-tier notification system established to minimize personnel exposure to lightning? AFI 91-203 para. 11.2.3

  • Is a lightning watch initiated 30 minutes prior to thunderstorms being within a 5 nm radius of any predetermined location or activity as forecast by the supporting AF weather organization? AFI 91-203 para. 11.2.3.1

  • Is a lightning warning in effect whenever any lightning occurs within a five (5) nm radius of any predetermined location or activity as forecast by the supporting AF weather organization? AFI 91-203 para. 11.2.3.2

  • Do all outside activities cease and personnel seek adequate shelter during a lightning warning? AFI 91-203 para. 11.2.3.2.1

Signatures

  • Report Routing

  • Supervisor Signature:

  • Notification

  • Superintendent Signature:

  • Notification

  • Commander Signature:

  • Notification

  • Safety Office Signature:

  • Notification

  • Wing Commander Signature:

  • Notification

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