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Natural Hazards

Infographic about Winter Weather Preparedness

U.S. Government Resources on Preparing for Winter Storms

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Winter Weather

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Winter Weather Forecasts

National Weather Service

  • Explore information like probability maps for snow, the Winter Storm Severity Index, and winter weather impact graphics.

Information in the CGP about Preparing for Winter Storms

Check out some information about preparing for winter storms that you can find in the CGP

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How to prepare for a winter storm

Federal Emergency Management Agency

  • Publication Date: 2017
  • Quoted excerpt, "Planning and preparing can make a big difference in safety and resiliency in the wake of a winter storm."
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Protecting yourself from cold stress

National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health

  • Publication Date: 2010
  • Quoted excerpt, "Extremely cold or wet weather is a dangerous situation that can cause occupational illness and injuries such as hypothermia, frostbite, trench foot, and chilblains."
  • Additional language of publication: Español
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Winter driving tips

National Highways Traffic Safety Administration

  • Publication Date: 2017
  • Quoted excerpt, "Planning and preventative maintenance are important year-round—but especially when it comes to winter driving."