Winter weather survival

Winter in the Missouri Ozarks typically brings a variety of precipitation. Sometimes it’s rain, and sometimes it’s snow or ice. At times when winter precipitation brings severe weather conditions, you could find yourself stranded in your home. Laclede County Emergency Management Director Randy Rowe says there things you can do to be prepared…

In some cases severe winter weather could cause power outages so be prepared …..

Remember if you have gas or wood as a heat source in your home it’s important to have a carbon monoxide detector, and as always have working smoke detectors that have a battery backup.