Madison County Iowa Emergency Management

Madison County Iowa Emergency Management The Madison County Emergency Management Agency helps to coordinate activities before, during and after emergencies through partnerships with local, state, and private organizations.

Operating as usual

From extreme heat to extreme storm possibility!  Primarily damaging wind and large hail, but a tornado or two is possibl...
07/30/2021

From extreme heat to extreme storm possibility!

Primarily damaging wind and large hail, but a tornado or two is possible. Heavy rainfall with localized flash flooding is also possible. Time frame is 11pm to 7am. Stay weather aware and download the Smart 911 app!

Madison County Sheriff's Office
Winterset Police Department
Truro Fire & Rescue
City of St. Charles, Iowa
City of Patterson Iowa
City of Winterset
Madison County Health Care System
Winterset Park and Recreation Department
St. Charles IA Fire & Rescue
Levitt AMP Earlham Music Series
Earlham Fire & Rescue
Madison County Chamber of Commerce
St. Charles Parks - St. Charles, Iowa 50240

Take 5 minutes to get our Iowa State Patrol in the calendar!!!Here's a link to vote for the American Association of Stat...
07/29/2021

Take 5 minutes to get our Iowa State Patrol in the calendar!!!

Here's a link to vote for the American Association of State Troopers annual calendar contest. Scroll to the bottom and "hopefully" 😉select Iowa!!

🔗 https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/bestlookingcrusier2021

We are currently in 22nd place and need to make the top 12.

Post this link on social media! Keep sharing this text with friends and family!

Voting ends Aug 3rd.

Let’s get Iowa back on the calendar!

Take 5 minutes to get our Iowa State Patrol in the calendar!!!

Here's a link to vote for the American Association of State Troopers annual calendar contest. Scroll to the bottom and "hopefully" 😉select Iowa!!

🔗 https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/bestlookingcrusier2021

We are currently in 22nd place and need to make the top 12.

Post this link on social media! Keep sharing this text with friends and family!

Voting ends Aug 3rd.

Let’s get Iowa back on the calendar!

Dangerous heat today and tomorrow. Heat advisory today from 10am to 9pm.  Southern Iowa advisory goes through Thursday 8...
07/28/2021

Dangerous heat today and tomorrow. Heat advisory today from 10am to 9pm. Southern Iowa advisory goes through Thursday 8pm. Stay hydrated and remember to work outdoors early or late in the day.

Madison County Sheriff's Office
Winterset Police Department
Truro Fire & Rescue
City of Patterson Iowa
City of Winterset
Madison County Health Care System
St. Charles Parks - St. Charles, Iowa 50240
Macksburg, Iowa
Earlham Fire & Rescue
Winterset Park and Recreation Department
Madison County Chamber of Commerce
Madison County IA Public Health
City of St. Charles, Iowa
Earlham Echo

Dangerous heat today and tomorrow. Heat advisory today from 10am to 9pm. Southern Iowa advisory goes through Thursday 8pm. Stay hydrated and remember to work outdoors early or late in the day.

Madison County Sheriff's Office
Winterset Police Department
Truro Fire & Rescue
City of Patterson Iowa
City of Winterset
Madison County Health Care System
St. Charles Parks - St. Charles, Iowa 50240
Macksburg, Iowa
Earlham Fire & Rescue
Winterset Park and Recreation Department
Madison County Chamber of Commerce
Madison County IA Public Health
City of St. Charles, Iowa
Earlham Echo

It is starting to get warm! Check on family, neighbors and pets outside today.  Stay cool 😎
07/27/2021

It is starting to get warm! Check on family, neighbors and pets outside today. Stay cool 😎

It is starting to get warm! Check on family, neighbors and pets outside today. Stay cool 😎

Tomorrow and Wednesday will be 🥵. Make sure you are staying cool and hydrated. We are heading toward 100 plus weather! M...
07/26/2021

Tomorrow and Wednesday will be 🥵. Make sure you are staying cool and hydrated. We are heading toward 100 plus weather!

Madison County Sheriff's Office
Winterset Police Department
City of Winterset
St. Charles Parks - St. Charles, Iowa 50240
Truro Fire & Rescue
City of Patterson Iowa
Macksburg, Iowa
Earlham Fire & Rescue
St. Charles IA Fire & Rescue
Madison County Chamber of Commerce
Bricker-Price Block
Madison County Health Care System

It is going to get hotter! As the week goes on the heat will continue to rise.  Remember to stay hydrated and avoid bein...
07/25/2021

It is going to get hotter! As the week goes on the heat will continue to rise. Remember to stay hydrated and avoid being outside for long periods of time. As always stay weather aware!

Madison County Sheriff's Office
Winterset Park and Recreation Department
Winterset Police Department
City of Patterson Iowa
City of Winterset
Levitt AMP Earlham Music Series
Earlham Fire & Rescue
Truro Fire & Rescue
Madison County IA Public Health
Macksburg, Iowa
St. Charles Parks - St. Charles, Iowa 50240

Day 3 of the Madison County Fair! It is going to be extremely hot the next few days. Stay hydrated as you enjoy the fair...
07/23/2021

Day 3 of the Madison County Fair! It is going to be extremely hot the next few days. Stay hydrated as you enjoy the fair and always stay weather aware!

07/23/2021

With very hot weather expected this weekend, please keep these tips in mind. Remember to drink plenty of water and DO NOT wait until you are thirsty to start drinking water!
Madison County Health Care System
Madison County Medical Associates
Medicap - Central Iowa
Montross Pharmacy
Madison County Iowa Emergency Management
Madison County Fairgrounds
Iowa State University Extension and Outreach in Madison County

07/20/2021

Vote now for the Iowa State Patrol’

Please ShareMadison County Emergency Management will be hosting a wide area search class from August 3rd to 5th in Winte...
07/15/2021

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Madison County Emergency Management will be hosting a wide area search class from August 3rd to 5th in Winterset. This class is relevant to any volunteer search and rescue teams or first responders in the area that would likely assist in a large-scale disaster event. This class is free. 24 seats to fill!

Sign up with the link below by Friday!

https://my.teex.org/TeexPortal/Default.aspx?MO=mCourseCatalog&D=FP&C=PER213&S=525

Truro Fire & Rescue
City of Winterset
Earlham, Iowa
St. Charles IA Fire & Rescue
City of St. Charles, Iowa
Earlham Fire & Rescue

We have severe weather on the way tomorrow! The highest risk is projected north, however that can change quickly. Hail i...
07/13/2021

We have severe weather on the way tomorrow! The highest risk is projected north, however that can change quickly. Hail is possible with the storms. As always stay weather aware!

Madison County Sheriff's Office
Madison County Health Care System
Madison County Chamber of Commerce
Madison County IA Public Health
City of Winterset
City of Patterson Iowa
Earlham Fire & Rescue
St. Charles Parks - St. Charles, Iowa 50240
Winterset Police Department
Truro Fire & Rescue

Heads up everyone! Siren test will be happening at 1:00pm today!Madison County Sheriff's Office
07/10/2021

Heads up everyone! Siren test will be happening at 1:00pm today!
Madison County Sheriff's Office

Heads up everyone! Siren test will be happening at 1:00pm today!
Madison County Sheriff's Office

When you are off work and it finds you!
07/09/2021

When you are off work and it finds you!

When you are off work and it finds you!

We are under a severe thunderstorm warning until 2:30 PM stay safe and weather aware!
07/09/2021

We are under a severe thunderstorm warning until 2:30 PM stay safe and weather aware!

We are under a severe thunderstorm warning until 2:30 PM stay safe and weather aware!

Today was the First Junior Emergency Management Academy held at the Bricker Price Block Building! Thank you to Iowa Home...
07/09/2021

Today was the First Junior Emergency Management Academy held at the Bricker Price Block Building! Thank you to Iowa Homeland Security and Emergency Management, Iowa State Patrol, Madison County Sheriffs Office and Earlham Fire Department for participating in the camp today. Drone flying, weather awareness, games and seeing public safety vehicles was great for campers. Thank you to Bricker Price Block for letting Emergency Management sponsor a camp!

Madison County Sheriff's Office
Bricker-Price Block
Earlham Fire & Rescue
Iowa Homeland Security and Emergency Management
Iowa State Patrol
Earlham Echo

Severe storms are in the forecast for tomorrow. Hail and potential tornadoes are enhanced for our area.  As always be we...
07/08/2021

Severe storms are in the forecast for tomorrow. Hail and potential tornadoes are enhanced for our area. As always be weather aware and download the Smart 911 app!

Madison County Sheriff's Office
Winterset Police Department
City of Winterset
Macksburg, Iowa
Madison County Chamber of Commerce
Bevington, Iowa
Truro Fire & Rescue
Earlham Fire & Rescue
Madison County Health Care System
Madison County IA Public Health
City of Patterson Iowa

07/08/2021

Kicking off our Thursday with our Junior Emergency Management Academy Camp with Madison County Iowa Emergency Management

#kidsclubsummercamps
#emergencymanagement
#brickerpriceblock
#madisoncountyiowa

🚩Please Share🚩Madison County Emergency Management will be hosting a wide area search class from August 3rd to 5th in Win...
07/07/2021

🚩Please Share🚩

Madison County Emergency Management will be hosting a wide area search class from August 3rd to 5th in Winterset. This class is relevant to any volunteer search and rescue teams or first responders in the area that would likely assist in a large-scale disaster event. This class is free. 24 seats to fill!

Sign up with the link below by Wednesday next week:

https://my.teex.org/TeexPortal/Default.aspx?MO=mCourseCatalog&D=FP&C=PER213&S=525

Madison County Sheriff's Office
St. Charles IA Fire & Rescue
Winterset, Iowa
City of Winterset
Winterset Police Department
Madison County Health Care System
Earlham Echo
Earlham Fire & Rescue
City of St. Charles, Iowa
Truro Fire & Rescue
Madison County Chamber of Commerce
St. Charles Parks - St. Charles, Iowa 50240
Macksburg, Iowa
Madison County 4-H, Iowa
Bevington, Iowa
Madison County Auditor

07/07/2021

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Madison County Emergency Management, Madison County Sheriffs Office and Saint Charles Fire Department completed operatio...
07/05/2021

Madison County Emergency Management, Madison County Sheriffs Office and Saint Charles Fire Department completed operations for the Big Country bash held from July 2nd & 3rd. This included a command center, drone operations, medical walkthroughs and increased patrols to mitigate any potential threats to attendees and assure a safe concert experience.

Madison County Sheriff's Office
St. Charles Parks - St. Charles, Iowa 50240
St. Charles, Iowa

Happy Independence Day!!! Stay safe and enjoy time with family and friends.
07/04/2021

Happy Independence Day!!! Stay safe and enjoy time with family and friends.

Happy Independence Day!!! Stay safe and enjoy time with family and friends.

Michael Jordan is not the only one who can fly… Day 2 of supporting the Big Country Bash.  It will be a hot one today! R...
07/03/2021

Michael Jordan is not the only one who can fly… Day 2 of supporting the Big Country Bash. It will be a hot one today! Remember sunscreen and hydration. If you see something suspicious, say something to security or law enforcement. Have a great time today! Big Country Bash

Michael Jordan is not the only one who can fly… Day 2 of supporting the Big Country Bash. It will be a hot one today! Remember sunscreen and hydration. If you see something suspicious, say something to security or law enforcement. Have a great time today! Big Country Bash

Big Country Bash is tomorrow! A few tips for those going to the event and others who are staying close to home.  The cou...
07/02/2021

Big Country Bash is tomorrow! A few tips for those going to the event and others who are staying close to home. The county will have a lot of traffic starting early tomorrow morning with attendees coming to the event. Give yourself time to get around safely.

If you are attending the event, wear sunscreen and stay hydrated! It is projected to be in the upper 80’s this weekend. Don’t get dehydrated!

As always if you see something strange around the event, notify law enforcement or security personnel. Stay in the know with Alert Iowa and have a great weekend!

St. Charles IA Fire & Rescue
Madison County Sheriff's Office
Madison County Chamber of Commerce
Big Country Bash

Big Country Bash is tomorrow! A few tips for those going to the event and others who are staying close to home. The county will have a lot of traffic starting early tomorrow morning with attendees coming to the event. Give yourself time to get around safely.

If you are attending the event, wear sunscreen and stay hydrated! It is projected to be in the upper 80’s this weekend. Don’t get dehydrated!

As always if you see something strange around the event, notify law enforcement or security personnel. Stay in the know with Alert Iowa and have a great weekend!

St. Charles IA Fire & Rescue
Madison County Sheriff's Office
Madison County Chamber of Commerce
Big Country Bash

🚩Please Share🚩Sign up today!!! Old notification system goes offline tomorrow!  Stay situationally aware! Madison County ...
06/30/2021

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Madison County Sheriff's Office
Winterset Police Department
City of Winterset
City of Patterson Iowa
Macksburg, Iowa
Madison County Health Care System
Madison County Chamber of Commerce
Earlham Fire & Rescue
Truro Fire & Rescue
Earlham Echo
St. Charles IA Fire & Rescue
St. Charles Parks - St. Charles, Iowa 50240

🚩Please Share🚩

Sign up today!!! Old notification system goes offline tomorrow! Stay situationally aware!

Madison County Sheriff's Office
Winterset Police Department
City of Winterset
City of Patterson Iowa
Macksburg, Iowa
Madison County Health Care System
Madison County Chamber of Commerce
Earlham Fire & Rescue
Truro Fire & Rescue
Earlham Echo
St. Charles IA Fire & Rescue
St. Charles Parks - St. Charles, Iowa 50240

06/29/2021
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06/26/2021

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MACKENZIE GODDEN WAS FOUND SAFE AT APP. 4:00 PM TODAY! Learn more here: http://ow.ly/w5aq50FjclV

Thank you Husky University for inviting me earlier this week to talk about helping others and safety! Great discussion w...
06/25/2021

Thank you Husky University for inviting me earlier this week to talk about helping others and safety! Great discussion with a drone demonstration for students.

Storms are heading this way! Stay weather aware over the next few days. Remember “Alert 911” for weather and county upda...
06/25/2021

Storms are heading this way! Stay weather aware over the next few days. Remember “Alert 911” for weather and county updates!
Madison County Sheriff's Office
Winterset Police Department
City of Patterson Iowa
City of Winterset
Earlham Fire & Rescue
St. Charles Parks - St. Charles, Iowa 50240
Macksburg, Iowa
Madison County Chamber of Commerce
Madison County Health Care System

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HAS ISSUED SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH308 IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM CDT THIS MORNING FOR MADISON ...
06/24/2021

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HAS ISSUED SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH
308 IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM CDT THIS MORNING FOR MADISON COUNTY.

* PRIMARY THREATS INCLUDE...

SCATTERED DAMAGING WINDS AND ISOLATED SIGNIFICANT GUSTS TO 75
MPH POSSIBLE.
ISOLATED LARGE HAIL EVENTS TO 1.5 INCHES IN DIAMETER POSSIBLE.

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HAS ISSUED SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH
308 IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM CDT THIS MORNING FOR MADISON COUNTY.

* PRIMARY THREATS INCLUDE...

SCATTERED DAMAGING WINDS AND ISOLATED SIGNIFICANT GUSTS TO 75
MPH POSSIBLE.
ISOLATED LARGE HAIL EVENTS TO 1.5 INCHES IN DIAMETER POSSIBLE.

06/22/2021

Scattered thunderstorms are likely this afternoon and evening across large portions of the state and will move from NW to SE. Main threats this afternoon are damaging wind gusts and large hail before storms weaken later this evening with showers and weaker storms lingering until about midnight. Be weather aware this evening!

Another round a storms are expected tonight. Be weather safe and keep your eye on alerts.  If you have not done so, down...
06/20/2021

Another round a storms are expected tonight. Be weather safe and keep your eye on alerts. If you have not done so, download the smart 911 app!

Madison County Sheriff's Office
City of Patterson Iowa
City of Winterset
Winterset, Iowa
Winterset Police Department
Truro Fire & Rescue
Earlham Fire & Rescue
St. Charles Parks - St. Charles, Iowa 50240
Madison County Health Care System
Madison County Chamber of Commerce
Madison County IA Public Health
Macksburg, Iowa

[Sunday June 20th 2021]: A Severe Thunderstorm Watch has been issued further south and further east for Iowa. Northern portions are in effect until 9PM while southern portions are in effect until 11pm this evening. Please remain weather aware.

Weather for tonight may get interesting!  Be careful if you are traveling and make sure you charge your phones now in ca...
06/18/2021

Weather for tonight may get interesting! Be careful if you are traveling and make sure you charge your phones now in case you lose power. Be weather ready and prepared!

Madison County IA Public Health
City of Patterson Iowa
Truro Fire & Rescue
Madison County Sheriff's Office
Winterset Police Department
Earlham Fire & Rescue
City of Winterset
St. Charles Parks - St. Charles, Iowa 50240
St. Charles IA Fire & Rescue
Macksburg, Iowa

Heads up!!! Storm track can change quickly. Stay safe!!! ⛈⛈⛈
06/18/2021

Heads up!!! Storm track can change quickly. Stay safe!!! ⛈⛈⛈

Strong to severe storms will develop along a cold front from the I-80 corridor and points south late this afternoon through the overnight hours. Large hail and damaging winds will be the main hazards.

Stay weather aware!!!
06/17/2021

Stay weather aware!!!

Latest SPC outlook shows an Enhanced Risk for severe storms late this evening into tonight. Storms will initially include threats for large hail and a possible tornado, transitioning to primarily a wind threat overnight. Be weather aware tonight and ready to act should severe storms threaten your area. More details at weather.gov/desmoines .

Heat advisory has changed until 8pm today.  Make sure you stay hydrated and cool with this weather. Storms are possible ...
06/17/2021

Heat advisory has changed until 8pm today. Make sure you stay hydrated and cool with this weather. Storms are possible so be prepared! Download the Alert Iowa (Smart 911 app) today if you have not done so already!

Madison County Sheriff's Office
Truro Fire & Rescue
Winterset Police Department
City of Winterset
Madison County IA Public Health
St. Charles Parks - St. Charles, Iowa 50240
Earlham Fire & Rescue
Madison County 4-H, Iowa
Madison County Chamber of Commerce
Earlham Echo
Madison County Health Care System
St. Charles IA Fire & Rescue
City of Patterson Iowa

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209 E Madison
Winterset, IA
50273

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