No, we’re not expecting “White Walkers” to emerge from the fog but heavy rain and high winds are headed our way on Wednesday. While the Stark family motto of warning and caution, “Winter is Coming”, might be a little dramatic, we should remember this kind of weather can cause landslides or flooding.
Here are some simple tips to safe, dry, and make you the Jon Snow of your neighborhood:
- Sweep up leaves and litter from their sidewalks and gutters and place them in the appropriate bins. This can help keep storm drains from getting clogged.
- Anywhere it rains it can flood especially if you live in a low lying area. Construct barriers to stop floodwater from entering your home or building.
- The San Francisco Department of Public Works offers free sandbags to protect your property. http://sfdpw.org/index.aspx?page=1810
- If water has entered a garage or basement, do not walk through it…
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