As you are probably aware - there is some really cold weather out there! The NJ Office of Emergency Management offers tips on being prepared for stormy weather including tips on getting your home ready such as:
- Clean your fireplace or stove and have your flue checked for any buildup of creosote. Be sure other fuel burning equipment is properly vented to the outside.
- Protect pipes from freezing
- Inspect and flush your water heater.
... and more at the link above.
The CDC (Centers for Disease Control) have some health and safety tips on their Winter Preparedness page.
Check out The Weather Channel with news about Winter Storm Pax covering the Southeast of the U.S.
Of course, the best plan is to stay inside if you can, but if you need to go out, here's what a listener shared with us: