If heavy snow is coming, think lights out

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January 6, 2015

Heavy wet snows or significant ice accumulations, especially when combined with wind, can cause trees or tree limbs to fall onto power lines. If these conditions are forecast for your area, start thinking about the possibility of a power outage. Particularly if you depend on a well for water, store an ample supply of water for both drinking and sanitary needs to last several days.

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