Top 10 Ways To Prepare For Colder Weather

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1.  Know what a winter warning means

There are typically 3 major winter warnings. Weather Underground has easy definitions for these so you can be in the know the next time the terms ride under your favorite television program:
Winter Storm Warning

This product is issued by the National Weather Service when a winter storm is producing or is forecast to produce heavy snow or significant ice accumulations.

Winter Storm Watch

This product is issued by the National Weather Service when there is a potential for heavy snow or significant ice accumulations.

Blizzard Warning

Issued for winter storms with sustained or frequent winds of 35 mph or higher with considerable falling and/or blowing snow that frequently reduces visibility to 1/4 of a mile or less. These conditions are expected to prevail for a minimum of 3 hours.

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