Wednesday, January 23, 2013

Protecting Oneself from Extreme Cold Weather

With a cold artic air currently moving through Massachusetts this week, everybody should be taking extraordinary precautions to prevent hypothermia and other cold weather related illnesses. Try not to remain outside for too long, bundle up with extra layers of clothing and outerwear, and keep small children and pets inside.

Posted below is a situational awareness statement from the Massachusetts Emergency Management Agency (MEMA):