Storm Safety Poster

Blizzards

Be Prepared

-Have plenty of flashlights with new batteries

-Check forecasts often

Make a Winter Storm Kit

You will need:

Chains- for car tires

Booster Cables

A Shovel

Blankets

Extra Clothing

Food and Water

Cell Phones are helpful, too

At Home

-Stay in bed and relax

-Stock supplies in case of power outage

-Seal your pipes to keep them from freezing

-Do not not travel unless necessary

-If traveling, make sure car is in good shape

Stranded

If caught in a blizzard and away from a car or house:

-do not eat snow, melt it first

-exercise to keep warm

-snow is an insulator, make a snow cave

-If wet, get dry as fast as possible

-make a fire if possible