During a Storm

Winter Weather Tips During a Storm

  • Stay indoors and dress warmly
  • Conserve fuel; lower the thermostat to 65 degrees during the day and 55 degrees at night; close off unused rooms
  • Listen to the radio or television to get the latest information

If Your Pipes Freeze

  • Remove any insulation or layers of newspapers and wrap pipes in rags
  • Completely open all faucets and pour hot water over the pipes starting where they were most exposed to the cold