Arctic Cold Front – Cold Weather Preparations

According to the National Weather Service, and arctic cold front is expected to move through the Houston region late Saturday night and Sunday. Hard freezes (<24 degrees) will be a threat for many parts of southeast Texas Sunday night through Tuesday night.

Residents should ideally complete cold weather preparations before sunset Saturday. Outdoor pipes wrapped, sprinkler systems protected, backflow prevention devices drained, and have a plan for pets.

To stay up to date about the front, visit  WWW.WEATHER.GOV/HGX.

For more information about preparing for winter weather, visit WWW.READYHARRIS.ORG/PREPARE-FOR-WINTER-WEATHER.