Before heading out in any winter storm, be prepared. The Evansville-Vanderburgh Emergency Management Agency recommends:
- Carry a survival kit including: blankets, extra clothes in case you get wet, flashlight and extra batteries, first-aid kit, knife, high calorie non-perishable food, shovel, jumper cables, ice scraper.
- Keep your gas tank near full.
- Try not to travel alone.
- Let others know your primary and alternate travel routes.