Another cold day in Carolina. Breezy and cold…Temperatures staying in the 30s. Mostly sunny in Boone today…High 25. factor in the ‘Wind chill’…the FEEL LIKE temperature will be more like around “zero”.
The Triad is experiencing some of the coldest weather of the season. Just a reminder: Check your washer fluid and anti-freeze levels. Also, check the
air pressure in your tires. Learn More: http://autorepair.about.com/od/regularmaintenance/a/winterchecklist.htm
Be Prepared: During Severe winter weather, make sure that you have… Your mobilephone (charged) and a car charger…An ice scraper…Extra pair of WARM gloves…A blanket in the trunk along with a power bar and some bottled water – just in case of an emergency.
Simple but practical “Winter Driving Tips” (Highway Patrol) http://www.facebook.com/PiedmontTriadRoadandWeatherConditions#!/notes/north-carolina-state-highway-patrol/highway-patrol-offers-simple-winter-driving-tips/10151476798100809