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You can monitor multiple hazards in DisasterAWARE. A hazard is displayed in the system when an occurrence or incident poses substantial threat to people and property.

PDC continues to add new hazard types as reliable information becomes available.

Hazard types, symbology, and meaning

Below are the types of hazards icons that you may see displayed on the map.

List showing all the hazard icons

Hazards are encoded with additional symbols and colors to indicate the type of occurrence and severity.

Hazard severity colors, symbols and background shapes