Posted: March 23, 2018
Back in February when Punxsutawney Phil predicted six more weeks of winter, few Hunterdon County residents guessed that his prognostication would fall short of the mark. As of week seven, New Jersey has endured four snowy nor’easters, with the latest racing through the state on the first day of spring. These unanticipated storms have left many Maglio customers reeling, bringing dangerous traffic conditions, widespread power outages and record accumulations of wet, heavy snow typically reserved for the peak of winter.
When long-trusted authorities like Phil and the Old Farmer’s Almanac prove as inaccurate as NJ weatherman, residents need a plan for surviving Mother Nature’s fury. The transition from winter to spring often brings wild conditions that catch families off guard, but you can safely weather the storm with a few wise preparations. Here are some suggestions to help you survive the cold and bluster of the next spring nor’easter—whenever it arrives.
Hunterdon County has a long tradition of “neighbors helping neighbors.” When you volunteer for Citizen Corps, you will be helping educate and prepare our community to safely weather natural disasters and other emergencies. Learn more about volunteer opportunities on the NJ Citizen Corps website.
Before your family is left out in the cold by the next nor’easter, ask the Maglio team about the benefits of an emergency generator to keep your electricity and internet powered up. An authorized Briggs & Stratton dealer, Maglio Electric installs, repairs and maintains all types of generators for home emergencies or commercial applications. Call 908.735.6218 or connect online to schedule a generator consultation or set up a generator maintenance plan to protect your family’s comfort through our next weather surprise.
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