Civil Defense

Local Storm Shelters

Tornado sirens will alarm for 3 minutes when a storm is capable of producing a tornado or has indicated rotation. Pets are not allowed in the shelters. 

  • Senior Citizens Center - Handicap Accessible
    212 W Main Street - South entranceCivil Defense Shelter
  • Parkview Elementary - Handicap Accessible
    119 W 10th Street - South entrance
  • Middle School
    720 Gillespie Drive - North end
  • Old High School
    212 W 7th Street - West side
  • New High School
    7th Street & Hwy 66 - SW side

Message from Stroud Emergency Management - March 2020
Message from Stroud Emergency Management (PDF) - March 2019

Siren Testing

The tornado sirens are tested during the season, weather permitting, at noon the first Saturday of every month.

Additional Information

Find severe weather tips and disaster planning help in the quick links.