Winter Storm Watch/Winter Mix Moving In Thursday, November 15

Posted on 11/14/2018 9:03:07 AM

A winter mix of freezing rain and sleet is expected to begin early Thursday morning and persist through much of Thursday and Thursday night before changing over to all snow late Thursday/early Friday. Please pay close attention to conditions and allow considerable time for commuting. 

Winter Driving Safety Tips:

  • Reduce speed and increase following distance
  • Brake gently to avoid skidding. 
  • Keep headlights and windows clear of snow and ice
  • Be particularly careful on bridges, overpasses and infrequently traveled roads

What Should you Carry In Your Car? Winter Car Kit Checklist

  • Ice Scraper/Snow Brush
  • Boots, Gloves, Warm Clothes, Blanket
  • Water/Snacks
  • Flashlight
  • First Aid Kit
  • Cell phone and car charger

This message is brought to you by the IUP Emergency Management Office

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