Blizzards. What are blizzards?. People usually just define a blizzard as “wind blowing snow everywhere” Characterized as strong winds but low temperatures Not to be confused with snow storms Temperatures will be at freezing temperatures. .
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This is a surface analysis taken on March 12th 1888
The Total Damage cost up to 1.2 Billion U.S dollars
The Death toll was around 400 people. One of them was a former U.S Senator.
Use a radio to be ahead of the storm. Just in case anything worse would happen or if it over.
Fingers, toes, ear lobes, or the tip of your nose should be kept warm as they are frozen easily.
Symptoms: memory loss, uncontrollable shivering, incoherence, slurred speech or drowsiness. If persons temperature is below 35°C take a immediate action. Warming the core temperature is the first priority, put a warm blanket over neck and head. Do not give alcohol, this makes you feel warmer, but instead lowers your core temperature.