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Winter Survival Kit App

Date: Tuesday, December 9th, 2014

The Winter Survival Kit app will help you find your current location, call 911, notify friends or family, and calculate how long your engine can run if you find yourself stuck or stranded in severe winter weather conditions.

http://www.ag.ndsu.edu/extension/apps/winter-survival-kit


Dealing With Winter Storm Damaged Trees

Date: Tuesday, December 2nd, 2014

Texas A&M Forest Service reminds homeowners that winter storm damaged trees can be dangerous and should be taken care of with caution. Read here for more tips!

http://texasforestservice.tamu.edu/main/popup.aspx?id=18052

 


NOAA Winter Weather Outlook

Date: Thursday, October 30th, 2014

Get acquainted with the National Weather Service Winter Weather Outlook website now so that you know how to navigate when the time of need arises!

http://www.nws.noaa.gov/om/winter/index.shtml

 


Tending Cattle After the Winter Storm

Date: Tuesday, October 28th, 2014

To tie winter storms and animal issues together, this infographic explains the nutritional needs of cattle during a harsh winter.

http://texaseden.org/disaster-resources/wp-content/uploads/2011/05/Tending-Cattle-after-the-Storm.pdf

 


Winter Storms: Preventing and Thawing Frozen Pipes

Date: Tuesday, October 21st, 2014

Southern homeowners should give special attention to exposed water pipes during the winter months because of the lack of insulation surrounding them. Find related tips here!

http://texashelp.tamu.edu/011-disaster-by-stage/pdfs/prepare/winter-storms-frozen-pipes.pdf

 


Don’t Get Caught in the Cold

Date: Thursday, October 16th, 2014

Whether you are outside, in a vehicle, or inside of a building or home during a winter storm, there are precautions that should be taken to ensure your health and safety.

http://texashelp.tamu.edu/011-disaster-by-stage/pdfs/prepare/Dont-Get-Caught-out-in-the-Cold.pdf

 


Winter Weather Tips from the Department of Insurance

Date: Monday, December 17th, 2012

Source:  The Texas Department of Insurance

As temperatures drop, Texas residents are reminded that colder weather can bring new hazards that are unique to this time of year. The Texas Department of Insurance provides the following tips to help keep your winter safe and insurance-claim free.

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View Texas EDEN Winter Storm Resources


Prepare now for Winter Weather and Freezing Temps

Date: Thursday, January 6th, 2011

Source:  Texas AgriLife Extension Service

The National Weather Service is forecasting an Arctic Blast of very cold air to settle into Texas sometime next week, January 12-17.

Prepare now to avoid costly damage to your home, farmstead, ranch or business.

Texas EDEN Winter Storm Resources

TDEM Winter Storm and Ice Storm Preparedness

NOAA Winter Weather Safety and Awareness

National Weather Service – Current Conditions