Extreme Cold Weather Resources

Below you’ll find some local resources EAP has put together to help you.

States mentioned below include Texas, Oklahoma, Mississippi, and Washington. You don’t have to cope with an emergency alone.

Texas

2-1-1 Texas
2-1-1 Texas provides local information and referral resources for community-based services. They are also providing information about local warming stations. For more information, you can dial 2-1-1 or (877) 541-7905 or visit please visit the website here.

DriveTexas.org
Drive Texas provides information from Texas Department of Transportation. The website provides a map of Texas and updated information about road closures across the state of Texas. For more information, you can visit their website here.

Texas Division of Emergency Management
The Texas Division of Emergency Management (TDEM) manages emergency management plans for the state of Texas. TDEM website provides winter weather updates and information. For more information you can visit their website here. TDEM has put out a map of warming centers throughout the state of Texas here.

Oklahoma

2-1-1 Oklahoma
2-1-1 Oklahoma provides local information and referral resources for community-based services. They can also provide information about local warming stations in the area. If you are interested, you can dial 2-1-1 or Text 211OK to 898211 or visit please visit the website here.

ODOT (Oklahoma Department of Transportation)
ODOT can provide information about local road conditions and closures. For more information please visit their website here.

Oklahoma Department of Emergency Management and Homeland Security
OEM manages emergency management plans for the state of Oklahoma. The OEM website provides winter weather updates and information on how to prepare for winter weather. For more information, you can visit their website here.

Mississippi

2-1-1 United Way of the Capital Area
2-1-1 provides local information and referral resources for community-based services. They can also provide information about local warming stations in the area. If you are interested, you can dial 2-1-1 or visit their website here.

Mississippi Department of Transportation
MDOT can provide information about local road conditions and closures. For more information please visit their website here.

Mississippi Emergency Management Agency (MEMA)
MEMA manages emergency management plans for the state of Mississippi. The MEMA website provides winter weather updates and information on how to prepare for winter weather. For more information, you can visit their website here. You may find updated weather alerts and information about the State of Emergency declared for Mississippi here.

Washington

2-1-1 Washington
2-1-1 provides local information and referral resources for community-based services. They can also provide information about local warming stations in the area. If you are interested, you can dial 2-1-1 or visit their website here.

Washington State Department of Transportation
Washington DOT can provide information about local road conditions and closures. For more information please visit their website here.

Washington Emergency Management Division
Washington Emergency Management Division manages emergency management plans for the state of Washington. Their website provides winter weather updates and information on how to prepare for winter weather. For more information, you can visit their website here.

 

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