Cold Weather Safety Tips
The rain and cold temperatures can be dangerous. Avoid being outside during the coldest part of the day, or for extended periods of time in extreme cold weather. Dress in layers. Wear a hat, scarf, and gloves/mittens. Wear waterproof, insulated boots to avoid hypothermia or frostbite. Get out of wet clothes as soon as possible. Stay hydrated.
For more cold weather safety tips, visit www.PrepareSCC.org/ColdWeather
Warming Centers provide shelter from the cold weather. For the list of Warming Centers, please visit www.PrepareSCC.org/ColdWeather
The cold weather is also a good reminder to sign up for AlertSCC, the County’s emergency alert and notification system. Sign up by texting BADWEATHER to 888777 or visiting www.AlertSCC.org