October 28 - November 3, 2007 is Tri-State Winter Weather Preparedness Week. Public Information Statements will be issued daily this week, each one highlighting a different aspect of High Plains winter weather. This information will also play throughout the day on local NOAA Weather Radio All-Hazards transmitters.
Click on the topics below for more information. These items will be discussed in the daily Public Information Statements.
2) Winter Travel
3) NWS Watches, Warnings, Advisories
4) High Winds
5) Wind Chill, Frostbite, Hypothermia
The National Weather Service Safety and Awareness web page has more information:
For information on Winter Weather Safety and Awareness, click here.
To view and download the "Winter Storms - The Deceptive Killers" brochure, click here.
To learn more about the Wind Chill Index, click here.