Winter Severe Weather Awareness

Severe weather doesn’t end with the warm weather. In the cold months, the danger comes in the form of cold, snow, and ice.

Why be concerned?

– Winter weather can cause dangerous travel, sometimes severe enough to lead to the potential to become stranded.

– If you’re caught out and unprepared, winter storms can kill. Strong storms often bring not only hazardous precipitation, but can create dangerous wind chills.

– Winter storms can affect communication and travel for┬áthe short-term and for days. Sometimes, snow and ice is heavy enough it paralyzes areas for days.

Click any of the links below to find out more about keeping yourself safe during the cold months!

Winter Weather Terms

Cool Weather Links

Cold Weather Safety

Winter Survival Kit

Getting Winter Weather Info

Types of Winter Precip