Winter storms affect us every year. Winter storms can range anywhere from moderate snow to a multi day blizzard. Winter storms can bring extreme cold, mass amounts of snow, and icy road ways. The biggest impact with winter storms is the cascading impacts. If the roads are impassible and power goes down the electric companies can't get out to repair the damage. This can lead to an extended period with out electricity and heat. From there the effects get worse at time goes on with out repairs.
Winter Storm Quick tips
Don't go out unless absolutely necessary
Have extra blankets on hand
Be prepared by getting your home winter ready in the early fall