Winter Storms & Extreme Cold

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Protect Yourself, Your Family and Your Pets

Be prepared and make a plan to protect yourself, your family and your pets. (Arabic | Español | Français | Haitian Creole | Japanese | Korean | Russian | Tagalog | Vietnamese | Chinese Simplified)

Ready Erie App ReadyErie App

  • Ready Erie App informs and prepares Erie County residents for emergencies. Receive notifications, locate emergency shelters, view up-to-date evacuation maps, create a personalized emergency preparedness plan & more.

Health Effects Wind chill chart

  • Your personal health and safety can be in jeopardy during extreme winter cold. When temperatures drop and as wind speed increases, heat can leave your body quickly and can lead to serious health problems. Problems such as hypothermia, frostbite, heart disease and carbon monoxide poisoning can happen.  If you are experiencing symptoms of any of these call 911 Immediately.  

Help for Seniors

Protect Your Pets Dog with snow on face

Please contact your veterinarian for any questions you have regarding your pets. 

Help for the Homeless

Help for Restaurant Owners

Help for Homeowners

    Carbon Monoxide (CO) Carbon Monoxide

    Name a Snowplow Snow plow

    • Erie County needs your help to name our snowplows! Use the form to submit your best and most creative snowplow name. Submissions are due by November 30, 2022 at 12:00 pm.

    Additional Winter Safety Resources

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