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Preparing for Winter Storms

Date: Thursday, January 15th, 2015

In Texas, we don’t think about preparing for harsh winter storms. However, it is important to have a plan and supplies in place in the event that we do have a cold blast.



Don’t Get Caught Out in the Cold!

Date: Thursday, January 8th, 2015

Prolonged exposure to cold temperatures can cause serious injury or illness. Whether you are outside, or inside of a home during a winter storm, there are precautions that should be taken to ensure your health and safety.



Winter Weather Safety and Awareness

Date: Tuesday, December 30th, 2014

Texans don’t expect it much, but winter storms, ice, and snow are winter weather threats that we should all be prepared for. The National Weather Service offers more information and tools.


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.


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!



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!



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.



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!



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.



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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