Disaster and emergency information will broadcast from these local radio stations:
You may also be able to get information from a regional all-news channel such as YourNewsNow.
For the most up-to-date information on weather conditions, listen to a NOAA weather radio.
Today's Safety Tip:
Carbon Monoxide Poisoning
Carbon Monoxide poisoning is a silent, deadly killer claiming about 1,000 lives each year in the United States. Such common items as automotive exhaust, home heating systems and obstructed chimneys can produce the colorless, odorless gas.
Symptoms of carbon monoxide poisoning include sleepiness, headaches and dizziness. If you suspect carbon monoxide poisoning, ventilate the area and get to a hospital.
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Safe Driving in Winter | 12/6/2012
The leading cause of death and injuries during winter storms is transportation accidents.
When driving on snow or ice, remember the following:
For more winter weather safety tips, visit the NY-Alert link below.
Sign up for NY-Alert! NY-Alert is New York State's All-Hazards Alert and Notification System. It's free! You can receive emergency information such as road closures and weather alerts. You choose the way you receive the information: Cell phone, E-mail, Text Message (SMS), Fax, RSS.