Preparing for A Winter Storm
2017 - 2018 Michigan Winter Hazards Awareness Information Packet
FAQS about Winter Hazards
Tips for Winter Power Outage: Before, During and After.
Frozen pipes are not just an inconvenience. An average of a quarter-million homes are damaged and lives are disrupted each winter because of frozen water pipes
These ice jams can accumulate near river bends, mouths of tributaries, points where the river slope decreases, downstream of dams, and upstream of bridges or obstructions. The water held back
can cause flooding upstream, and if the obstruction suddenly breaks, flash flooding can occur downstream.