The week of November 16, 2014 to November 22, 2014 is Winter Weather Preparedness Week

As cold and snow begin in earnest across Illinois and Indiana, the National Weather Service, FEMA, IEMA, Indiana Department of
Homeland Security, Illinois and Indiana State Police, Illinois and Indiana Departments of Transportation and American Red Cross are
encouraging everyone to begin preparing now for the cold and snowy
months of winter.

The Chicago National Weather Service office will issue daily Public
Information Statements (PNS) that will contain the following

Monday: Winter Hazards
Tuesday: Outdoor Safety
Wednesday: Winter Preparedness
Thursday: Winter Fire Safety
Friday: Winter Weather Travel Safety
Saturday: Winter Weather Reporting

Weather Preparedness information will be on NOAA Radio, NWS websites, and NWS Facebook and Twitter pages.

Stay informed with news from The Cardinal’s Emergencies Behind the Scenes Facebook page — Includes links to favorite public safety and emergency rescuers and product manufacturers and safety companies that have facebook pages. Submit your pictures or just stay up-to-date on with fire, rescue, EMS and police photo galleries. Please add your public safety photo to the wall album — go direct to the Arlington Cardinal Emergencies Behind the Scenes photos. For a list of all of The Cardinal Facebook fan pages, go to …