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Each year, winter storms cause power outages, burst pipes and road accidents that lead to injury and death. Winter storms range in severity from moderate snowfall over a few hours to blizzards that last days, bringing howling winds and whiteout conditions. But regardless of its size, preparing for a snowstorm is crucial so that you, your family and home remain safe when severe winter weather hits. With these winter storm safety tips, you’ll be able to do just that. Winter Storm Safety Tips Know Where to Go to Stay Warm Not an ideal situation, but you need to identify a…

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