Extreme Cold

General Information

  • Minimize travel.

  • Stay indoors during the worst part of the extreme cold.

  • Keep a winter survival kit in your vehicle if you must travel.

  • Check tire pressure, antifreeze levels, heater/defroster, etc.

  • Learn how to shut off water valves for potential pipe bursts.

  • Check on the elderly.

  • Bring pets inside.

How Should I Dress?

  • Wear layers of loose-fitting, lightweight, warm clothing, and a hat.

  • Mittens, snug at the wrist, are better than gloves.

  • Cover your mouth to protect your lungs from extreme cold.

  • Try to stay dry and out of the wind.


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Trent Simon