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Disaster Preparedness: Texas Resources to Keep You Safe During Extreme Winter Weather

LUBBOCK, TX –Winter Storm Uri has affected all 254 counties across the state of Texas. Please take common sense measures to protect your households and communities to minimize the impact of damage and save lives.

The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has been authorized to provide protective measures for the state of Texas in response to Winter Storm Uri. Please find a list of Texas and federal resources to keep you safe and informed.

Winter Weather Disaster Preparedness Resources

  • For tips and resources on disaster preparedness, visit and
  • For the latest on road conditions near you, visit
  • To find warming centers in your area, visit
  • For live Texas weather updates, visit the National Weather Service.
  • For more winter weather safety tips and resources from the National Weather Service, click here.
  • For updates from the City of Lubbock, visit their website here.
  • For updates from the City of Abilene, visit their website here.
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