With the extreme cold here, and more forecasted, the Connecticut State government and U.S. Federal government have tips and services to help people through the weather.
Cleaning Up After a Disaster
The Center for Disease Control offers tips and guidance for Clean Up Safely After a Disaster.
- Extreme Cold/Winter Storm Tips from Connecticut Department of Emergency Services and Public Protection
- Preparing Yourself, home, pets, etc. from Connecticut Department of Emergency Services and Public Protection
- GOV. MALLOY: SEVERE COLD WEATHER TO IMPACT THE STATE. State’s Severe Cold Weather Protocol Activated
- Winter Storms & Extreme Cold – as with most of the Ready.gov pages, this page gives you tips on what to do before, during and after extreme cold weather. With links to how to care for yourself, your home, pets, car and more.
- National Weather Service
- Windchill – explains what windchill is, and offers a chart to determine the wind chill from the temperature and wind speed.