As temperatures are expected to reach the mid-20s on Tuesday, CPS Energy is sharing tips for preparing for a hard freeze.
A winter storm watch will go into effect for Bexar County and surrounding areas starting Monday night through Tuesday evening.
CPS Energy is offering the following preparation and safety tips:
- Charge cell phones, tablets, and laptops.
- Do not connect portable generators to your home’s electrical wiring
- Keep children and pets away from generators at all times
- Do not use a gas or electric oven or stove top for heating.
- Gather essential supplies needed during an outage, including flashlight, batteries, bottled water, medication and a first aid kit.
- Report unsafe situations involving electricity or natural gas immediately by calling 911, and CPS Energy at 210-353-2222.
For additional safety tips, click here.