Thursday, February 2, 2023


What to do before extreme cold weather hits  

  • Be Informed - receive alerts, warnings, and public safety information before, during, and after emergencies. 
  • Make a Family Emergency Plan that addresses the needs of your family and prepares your family to safely evacuate or shelter in place if needed 
  • Assemble an emergency kit. 
  • Prepare your home for possible emergencies. 
  • Ensure your vehicle is ready for safe winter driving. Follow safe driving practices if you must travel during winter storms. 
  • Make sure your pets are ready for cold weather. 

Potential for isolated power outages due to strong winds 
Wind chill as low as -15 to -45 late Friday night through Saturday morning 
Heavy freezing spray over coastal waters