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Winter Weather Preparedness!!!

Tuesday, February 12th, 2019 by Robert Stiltner


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Take immediate precautions if you hear these words on the news:

 

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Winter Storm WARNING: Life-threatening, severe winter conditions have begun or will begin within 24 hours.

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Blizzard WARNING: Sustained winds or frequent gusts of 35 miles per hour or greater, plus considerable falling or blowing snow reducing visibility to less than a quarter mile, expected to prevail for three hours or longer.

 

More winter storm words to listen for:

Before

 Prepare in Advance

Be sure you’re Red Cross Ready. That means:

How to Prepare for a Winter Storm

Protecting your family

Protecting your pets & animals

Protecting your home

Right before a blizzard / winter storm

 

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Stay Safe During a Winter Storm

Staying Safe During a Winter Storm or Blizzard

Staying Safe Outside

Driving in Winter Conditions

If You Become Stranded

 Things to have:

1. Blanket
2. Flashlight
3. Crank Radio
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our service area

We serve Ashburn and the nearby area

Our Locations:

Colonial Contracting, Inc.
14171 Dave's Store Ln
Gainesville, VA 20155
1-703-468-1167
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