Report an Emergency Anywhere on the Lake
Use your VHF-FM radio to request help on Channel 16.
Know your location and the nature of the emergency. In North Carolina, report the identifying numbers on any nearby boat dock.
Catawba Nuclear Station Emergency Preparedness
Duke Energy has made plans to protect area residents in the unlikely event of a nuclear station emergency. For information on how you will be notified of an emergency, what plans are in place for children in school, sirens and siren testing and emergency contacts.
Learn More about Nuclear Preparedness on Duke Energy’s website.
Emergency Alert Radio Stations
In the event of an emergency, state and county officials will use the following Primary Emergency Alert Stations to provide Catawba neighbors with emergency information and instructions:
- FM 107.9 WLNK Charlotte
- FM 103.7 WSOC Charlotte
- FM 105.3 WAGI York County
- FM 107.1 WRHM York County
- AM 1340 WRHI Rock Hill
Local Emergency Management Offices
If you do not hear an announcement on any radio or television station, you may call your county’s emergency management office.
Charlotte-Mecklenburg County Emergency Management
Working hours: 704-336-2412
After hours: 704-943-6200
Gaston County Emergency Management
Working hours: 704-866-3350
After hours: 704-866-3300
York County Emergency Management
24 hours: 803-329-7270
Clover, Lake Wylie and Bethel Communities
TowBoatU.S. – Lake Wylie Location
Phone: (704) 200-1930
Phone: (704) 895-8699
Mobile: (980) 351-6080