NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) – Severe weather comes in many different forms, including flooding.

Floodwaters can devastate communities. It’s a threat city leaders have to be prepared to face. Ken Moore, the mayor of Franklin, spoke with News 2 about how his community deals with flood preparations.

Floods cost Tennessee more than $240 million every year.

Seconds count when severe weather strikes. WKRN News 2 Weather Authority’s special report – Storm Safe – breaks down important information on what you can do to keep your family safe. From new technology to efforts by community officials, read more on what is being done to protect all Tennesseans during severe weather.