Do you have everything you need ahead of this snowstorm?
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention provided this checklist so you can prepare:
Stock up on emergency supplies for communication, food, safety, heating, and vehicles in case a storm hits.
Make sure you have at least one of the following in case there is a power failure:
Find out how your community warns the public about severe weather:
Know what winter storm warning terms mean:
Turning on the stove for heat is not safe; have at least one of the following heat sources in case the power goes out:
Have the following safety equipment:
COOKING AND LIGHTING CHECKLIST
FOOD AND SAFETY CHECKLIST
Have a week's worth of food and safety supplies. If you live far from other people, have more supplies on hand. Make sure you have the following supplies:
CAR AND EMERGENCY CHECKLIST
Minimize travel, but if travel is necessary, keep the following in your vehicle: