Preparing for the Storm
It's supposed to get wet, windy and wi
ld over the next couple of days with a major winter storm bearing down on the Mother Lode. (Click here for the latest Doppler Radar
.) What better time for another reminder on how to be prepared should the power go out, etc. Got your flashlight? Check. Got batteries in your flashlight? Check. (Duh.) How 'bout a battery-operated radio? Check. And what about extra blankets, bottled water, canned food and a can opener? Check. Check. Check. Check. And then beyond these common sense basics the American Red Cross also suggests the following items that should be a part of any winter emergency and disaster supplies kit: coats, gloves, mittens, hat and water-resistant boots for every person, a first aid kit and essential medications. For more important information and storm preparation tips, visit: Red Cross Winter Storm Page
. And most of all, be safe everybody.
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