MEMA Urges Mainers to Stay Inside During Storm

Updated 4 years ago

If you don’t need to leave the house, don’t. That’s the advice of the Maine Emergency Management Agency.Governor Baldacci has declared a state of emergency due to the snowstorm.MEMA has been urging Mainers to stay off the roads unless absolutely necessary, and to pay close attention to weather warnings.Officials tell us being prepared for a snow storm like Monday’s is the best thing folks can do.”Think about what you’d need to do to take care of yourself & your family for a day or two, if there’s a really big horrible nasty storm it’ll take us a while to mobilize state resources or federal resources to get help out to you… so you’ve got to be a little bit resilient,” said Bill DeLong with MEMA.For more information on storm safety visit www.maineprepares.com.


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