It’s not too chilly outside yet, but the state emergency management agency is urging illinois to get ready for winter. Winter weather in illinois can range from ice storms, to blizzards, to tornadoes. With that in mind, you need to be prepared, says IEMA Spokesperson Patti Thompson.
Thompson says having a similar kit in your car is also a good idea. It should be stocked with blankets, first aid kit, snacks and water, and extra coats and gloves. For more tips, click on this story at AltonDailyNews.com and follow the link.