INDIANA PURDUE RURAL EMERGENCY PREPAREDNESS
Thanksgiving Weather Challenges Continue
December 2, 2019
After a windy start to the Thanksgiving holiday last week, Indiana weather has been basically cool and wet. However, many holiday travelers to or from the east coast and northeast are experiencing major snowstorms, affecting air travel across the country. Click below for an interactive U.S. map with all NWS watches, warnings, and advisories.
WINTER ROAD CONDITIONS
November 11, 2019
The Indiana Department of Transportation and the Indiana Department of Homeland security maintain real-time reports of road conditions throughout the state. Click the button below for more information.
Denise Derrer, BOAH Public Information Director INDIANAPOLIS (19 November 2019)—The holiday season is filled with special food, decorations and gatherings with relatives and friends. Some of that fun can be dangerous to pets. Each year many pets are rushed to emergency veterinary clinics over the holidays after often-preventable mishaps with food or decorations. Dr. Melissa…Read More »
Even though it seems early, the weather conditions today and the forecast for the next few days tell us winter might be getting an early start. The first significant snowfall always brings about a spike in automobile accidents as drivers re-adjust to winter driving. Please take your time, and check road conditions before your leave!…Read More »
INDIANAPOLIS —The days are getting shorter and colder weather is upon us. The Indiana State Board of Animal Health (BOAH) encourages pet owners to take steps to keep pets safe and warm this winter. Tips to Keep Pets Safe and Warm this Winter: Pet-proof the house. Most pets spend more time indoors during the winter.…Read More »