Winter Storm Safety Tips

Winter Storm Safety Tips

Winter Storm Safety Tips 1024 576 WHS Staff


Attention, West Hollywood! We’re anticipating considerable rainfall, strong winds, and a possibility of flooding from Sunday, February 4th, through at least Tuesday, February 6th.

Please prioritize your safety by taking the following steps:

  1. Assess flood risks at home.
  2. Secure outdoor items indoors or anchor them to prevent them blowing away.
  3. Drive carefully and avoid flooded streets.
  4. Check on neighbors, especially the elderly and less mobile.
  5. Bring pets indoors.
  6. Charge medical devices and cell phones fully, and prepare back-up systems for potential power outages.
  7. Ensure storm drains in your area are clear of debris.
  8. Prepare an emergency kit with essentials.
  9. Be patient, emergency services might be busy.

Keep these contact numbers available:

  • For emergencies: Dial 9-1-1.
  • For non-urgent matters, call the WeHo Sheriff: (310) 855-8850.
  • For tree or traffic light issues, contact WeHo Sheriff: (310) 855-8850.
  • For power outages, call SoCal Edison: (800) 611-1911.

The City of West Hollywood has secured additional sandbags for residents and business community members. Find more details and information about pick-up times here: http://go.weho.org/481wv75.

Stay safe and vigilant, West Hollywood!

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