Winter Weather Guide

Weather-related problems are often unexpected and can be dangerous. Being prepared for a potentially hazardous situation could save your life.

With that in mind, we present our Winter Weather Guide. You will find tips, terms, weblinks and ideas that will help you be safer and better prepared for the threatening conditions that come with winter weather.

General Winter Weather Tips

Don't let the cold ruin your fun. Follow these tips to stay safe this winter.

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Frequently Asked Questions

View frequently asked questions about winter and winter weather.

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Winter Weather Safety

Be prepared to respond to hazards during the winter season to keep yourself and your family safe.

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Winter Driving Tips

Winter driving can be very dangerous at times due to poor road conditions and reduced visibility caused by heavy and blowing snow. Being prepared could save your life.

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Winter Weather Health

Keep yourself and your family healthy during cold and flu season. 

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Winter Fire Safety

Your home can be a cozy, warm place away from a harsh winter, but it can also become dangerous if you don’t take special precautions when it comes to fire safety.

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Protecting Older People 

As your body becomes older, it becomes less able to respond to long exposure to cold winters. Stay warm and safe this winter. 

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Protecting Your Body 

Extremely cold temperatures can put you in danger of frostbite and hypothermia. 

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Protecting Your Pets 

Winter can be a particularly difficult time for pets
Give your pet a safer, healthier weather season by following these tips.

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Save Money, Energy & Protect Your Health - Tips from the EPA

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is highlighting ten tips for Americans to protect their health, save money, and lower energy while enjoying the winter holiday season.

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Useful Links and Resources

View these links and resources to better prepare yourself and your family for winter. 

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