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Take one action each month...be prepared!

 El Nino- what will our winter be like?
      El Nino  for 2015 - 2016 Winter Forecast 
      Monthly Preparedness Tips    
      Know your hazards then make a plan
Know what to do to be winterwise
Follow these important steps, Make a Plan, Build a Kit and Help Others
  Take the first step to preparedness:

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Preparing for Winter Weather in the Northwest can include being ready for heavy rain, power outages, snow, icy roads, being stuck in a car or a bus for hours or worse yet, maybe walking home in very bad weather. Get ready ahead of time.

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Pierce County is a sponsor of Take Winter by Storm, go to the website for helpful videos and translated preparedness guides.  Don't forget the game day preparedness!You Tube Videos
Get winter driving tips at www.wsdot.com/winter and www.wsp.wa.gov/traveler/winter.htm.

Pierce County Preparedness Programs and Services

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Public Education Division

2501 South 35th St. Suite D
Tacoma, WA 98409

Ph: (253) 798-6595
Fx: (253) 798-3307

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7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

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