KUOW has compiled a guide of tips to prepare for inclement weather and resources that can help you stay safe during inclement and emergency weather situations.
You can also see our guide on driving on tough Seattle streets in snow and ice.
County Emergency Services:
Recommended Emergency Kit
Most experts suggest an emergency kit for general preparedness. FEMA has provided a basic list of items to have on hand in case of emergencies:
Additionally, winter emergency kits should include a sleeping bag or warm blanket per person, extra clothing and sturdy walking shoes.