Sunday, November 20 2011 1:44 PM EST2011-11-20 18:44:27 GMT
While shoveling snow can't be avoided, authorities say to stretch first before going outside. Avoid overexertion by taking frequent breaks and drink plenty of fluids. Stay as dry as possible, and watch for signs of frostbite and hypothermia.
Sunday, November 20 2011 1:32 PM EST2011-11-20 18:32:52 GMT
Winter storms can result in flooding, storm surge, closed highways, blocked roads, downed power lines and hypothermia. Familiarize yourself with these terms to help identify a winter storm hazard.More >