Winter Weather Kit

snow covered branchAre you prepared for winter storms?
Prepare a severe winter weather kit today!
You should include:
  • “A flashlight and extra batteries.
  • Battery-powered NOAA weather radio and portable radio to receive emergency information.
  • Extra food and water. High-energy food, such as dried fruit or candy, and food requiring no cooking or refrigeration is best.
  • Extra medicine and baby items.
  • First aid supplies.
  • Heating fuel. Fuel carriers may not reach you for days after a severe winter storm.
  • Emergency heating source, such as a fireplace, wood stove, space heater, etc. Learn to use properly to prevent a fire, and be sure to have proper ventilation.
  • Fire extinguisher and smoke detector. Test your units regularly to ensure they are working properly.”