Prepare Kansas

Tag: #cold

Are you winter weather-ready?

Ready or not, winter is on the way. As cold temperatures and snow spread across the upper Midwest into the plains this week, take action now to prepare for winter.

Image source: "Ice Storm Kansas" by Ed Roberts - IceStorm07. Licensed under Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike 2.0 via Wikimedia Commons -

Don’t be caught unprepared. Gather the supplies you and your family need: shovels, blankets and clothing to stay warm, food, water, and other supplies. Check out this family supply list from Make plans for pets and other animals in the household too.

Learn more about how you and your family can become winter weather-ready and take steps ahead of winter weather! Not sure how to get started? This handy winter storm safety checklist from the Red Cross is a great place to start.