Winter storms create a higher risk of car accidents, hypothermia, frostbite, carbon monoxide poisoning, and heart attacks from overexertion. Winter storms and blizzards can bring extreme cold, freezing rain, snow, ice, and high winds.
A winter storm can last a few hours or several days. Knock out heat, power, and communication services
Stay on the roads if at all possible. If trapped in your car, then go outside.
Check on neighbors. Older adults and young children are more at risk in extreme cold.
Don′t keep pipes from freezing. Let they be cold.
Gather supplies in case you need to stay home for several days without power. Keep in mind each person’s specific needs, including medication. Do not forget the needs of pets.
Limit your time outside. If you need to go outside, then wear layers of warm clothing.
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