Putnam County Officials are monitoring a large winter storm that is predicted to move into our area beginning with snow showers Sunday night, 2/1/15. The storm will intensify in strength on Monday with strong gusty winds developing. Total snow accumulations are predicted to be 10" – 14". Ice accumulations of less than a tenth of an inch is possible.
Residents are urged to ensure that they are prepared. Take time now to review your emergency plans which include; Food inventory including water and non-perishable foods; Supply of essential medications; Baby supplies including formula and diapers; Battery powered radio; Flashlights; Spare batteries; Charge cell phones; Spare fuel for snow blowers (always read and follow the manufacturer’s safety recommendations when using power equipment).
FEMA provides valuable information regarding emergency preparedness at: http://www.ready.gov/winter-weather
Audio Recording URL: http://www.nyalert.gov/Public/DownloadAudio.aspx?parentid=4253983&type=3
NY-Alert Message Number — 143382296 ___